Professor Mohammad Tamim has joined Brac University as Pro-Vice Chancellor with effect from 9th December, 2018.
Professor Mohammad Tamim has more than thirty years experience of university teaching, research and administration as well as experience of both the government and private sectors. He has also led joint projects with overseas universities and multilateral aid agencies.
Professor Tamim’s wide-ranging career includes significant contributions in the field of energy policy and planning. He worked as a consultant in several projects of the World Bank, JICA, USAID and other international organizations and also served as Special Assistant to the Chief Adviser of the Caretaker Government of Bangladesh in 2007-2008 with responsibility for the Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Resources.
Professor Tamim received his Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada. He completed his Masters in Mechanical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India and Bachelors in the same subject from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET).