Shahidur Rahman is a Professor of Sociology in the Department of Economics and Social Sciences at BRAC University, Bangladesh. He completed a PhD in Sociology at Monash University, and a BSS and an MSS degree in Sociology from the University of Dhaka. His current research is on “Changes in Governance in garment production network” in collaboration with the London School of Economics, the University of New South Wales, the Freie University and the University of Gothenburg funded by Volkswagen Foundation. Shahidur is also doing a research on “Scale Matters” with Royal Holloway, University of London funded by C&A Foundation. One of his leading publications is “Broken Promises of Globalization: The case of the Bangladesh Garment Industry” - a book published by Lexington Books in 2014.
DepartmentDepartment of Economics and Social Sciences