Professor Nahid Afrose Kabir is currently teaching at the Department of English and Humanities, Brac University, Dhaka, Bangladesh. She is also an Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University in Washington DC, USA and holds Adjunct positions at Edith Cowan University, Perth and at the University of South Australia, Adelaide, Australia.
Nahid Kabir holds a PhD degree in History and an MA in Historical Studies from the University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia. She also holds BA (Hons) and MA in History degrees from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Professor Nahid Kabir worked as a Senior Research Fellow at the University of South Australia (2011–2016), and Research Fellow at the Edith Cowan University in Perth, Australia (2005–2010). During 2009–2011, she was a Visiting Fellow at the Centre for Middle Eastern Studies at Harvard University, USA.
Her research interest primarily includes qualitative analysis, identity and cross-cultural understanding. She has conducted over 1,000 in-depth, semi-structured one-to-one interviews with young people from diverse backgrounds. Since 2005, Professor Kabir has 56 peer reviewed publications including four books published from Routledge and Edinburgh University Press.
She has taught an International Affair course in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University in Washington DC, USA; and History courses to the undergraduate students in the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. Professor Nahid Kabir has significant postgraduate students’ supervision experience including PhD supervision.