Dr. Mohammad Taj Uddin
Dr. Mohammad Taj Uddin

Professor Contact No : 88-01714-357803
Department of Agricultural Economics Email : tajbau@yahoo.com
Faculty of Agricultural Economics & Rural Sociology ResearchGate Google Scholar
 
Research Interest:    1. Haor, char and coastal agriculture; 2. Integrated farming and farm management; 3. Agricultural value chains and food safety; 4. Agricultural resource use optimization; 5. Food security and poverty alleviation; and 6. Environmental economics and climate change.    
JSPS Postdoctorate    - 2008
Nagoya University
Japan
Doctor Of Agricultural Science    - 2006
Nagoya University
Japan
Master Of Agricultural Science    - 2003
Nagoya University
Japan
M.S. In Agricultural Production Economics    - 1995
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Bangladesh
B.Sc. Agricultural Economics (Honours)    - 1990
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Bangladesh
HSC    - 1986
Dhaka Board
Bangladesh
SSC    - 1984
Dhaka Board
Bangladesh
Total Number:  36
 

On-going research projects: 03

 Funded by ACIAR, DANIDA and NATP-PBRG

 

Completed research projects: 33

As PI of 21 projects funded by FAO, MoE, FBCCI-FnF, BARC-SPGR, MoST and BAURES;

As Co-PI of 10 projects funded by BARC, BLRI and PKSF; and

As Research Associate of two projects funded by DANIDA and Winrock International.

 

  1. Degree-based thesis/dissertation: 03

Title

Purpose/ Place

Funding Organization

Duration

Shrimp Value Chains and Standards in Bangladesh

Postdoctorate Research

Nagoya University, Japan

JSPS

Japan

2 Years: Nov. 2006 to

       Nov. 2008

Economics of Integrated Farming in Bangladesh

PhD Dissertation

Nagoya University, Japan

AIEJ

Japan

3 Years: April 2003 to

       March 2006

Allocation of Resources in Agricultural Enterprises

M.S. Thesis

Nagoya University, Japan

JJ/WBGSP

World Bank

2 Years: April 2001 to

       March 2003

Economic Analysis and Optimum Crop Plan of a Farming System

M.S. Thesis

Bangladesh Agril. University

MoST

Bangladesh

1 Year: July 1994 to

       June 1995

 

JSPS: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science; AIEJ: Association of International Education, Japan; JJ/WBGSP: Joint Japan/ World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program; and MOST: Ministry of Science and Technology.

 

No training information available..
Professor
19 Feb, 2010 -
BAU
Associate Professor
26 Jul, 2005 - 18 Feb, 2010
BAU
Assistant Professor
28 Jun, 1997 - 25 Jul, 2005
BAU
Lecturer
14 Nov, 1994 - 27 Jun, 1997
Total Number:  65
 

1.

Uddin M.T., Goswami A., Rahman M.S. and Dhar A.R.  2019. How can governance improve efficiency and effectiveness of value chains? An analysis of pangas and tilapia stakeholders in Bangladesh. Aquaculture, 510:206-219.

2.

Uddin M.T., Rasel M.H., Dhar A.R., Badiuzzaman and Hoque M.S. 2019. Factors determining consumer preferences for pangas and tilapia fish in Bangladesh: Consumers’ perception and consumption habit perspective Journal of Aquatic Food Product Technology, 28 (4):438-449.

3.

Uddin M.T., Hossain N. and Dhar A.R. 2019. Business prospects and challenges in haor areas of Bangladesh. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 17 (1) ):65-72.

4.

 

Uddin M.T. and Dhar A.R. 2018. Socioeconomic analysis of hydroponic fodder production in selected areas of Bangladesh: Prospects and challenges. SAARC Journal of Agriculture, 16(1) :233-247.

5.

Uddin M.T., Goswami A., Rahman M.S., Dhar A.R. and Khan M.A. 2018. Value chain of pangas and tilapia in Bangladesh. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 16 (3):503-512.

6.

Taslima M.K., Uddin M.T. and Akhter S. 2018. A socioeconomic study on livelihood improvement of Tribal women through turmeric production in Mymensingh District. Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Economics, under review.

7.

Uddin M.T., Dhar A.R. and Hossain N. 2018. A socioeconomic study on farming practices and livelihood status of haor farmers in kishoregonj District: Natural calamities perspective. Bangladesh Journal of Extension Education, 30(1) : 27-42.

8.

Uddin M.T. and Dhar A.R. 2018. Government input support on Aus rice production in Bangladesh: Impact on farmers' food security and poverty situation. Agriculture and Food Security, Springer Nature, 7(1):1-15.

9.

Neogi M.G., Uddin A.K.M.S., Uddin M.T. and Miah M. 2018. Alternate wetting and drying (AWD) technology : A way to reduce irrigation cost and ensure higher yields of Boro rice. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 16 (1):1-4.

10.

Uddin M.T., Dhar A.R. and Rahman M.H. 2017. Improving farmers’ income and soil environmental quality through conservation agriculture practice in Bangladesh. American Journal of Agricultural and Biological Sciences, 12(1) : 55-65.

11.

Uddin M.T. and Dhar A.R. 2017. Char people’s production practices and livelihood status: An economic study in Mymensingh district. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 15 (1):73-86.

12.

Neogi M.G., Uddin A.K.M.S., Uddin M.T. and Lauren J. 2017. Effect of seedbed solarization on plant growth and yield of two rice varieties - BR11 and BRRI Dhan33. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 15 (1):55-59.

13.

Uddin M.T. and Dhar A.R. 2017. Conservation agriculture practice in Bangladesh : Farmers’ socioeconomic status and soil environment perspective. International Journal of Economics and Management Engineering, 11(5) : 1251-1259.

14.

Uddin M.T. and Jannat A. 2017. Indigenous women participation behavior under ‘one house one farm’ project in Mymensingh district. Progressive Agriculture, 28 (2) :130-138.

15.

Islam M.M. and Uddin M.T. 2017. Farmers’ adoption of GO-NGO support in selected char areas of Sirajganj district. Bangladesh Journal of Political Economy, 31 (5) : 207-224.

16.

Mohiuddin M., Islam M.S. and Uddin M.T. 2017. Poverty, food security status and coping strategies of small farm households in Mymensingh region of Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Political Economy, vol. 31 (5) : 291-306.

17.

Alam M.N., Uddin M.T. and Tabssum N. 2016. Socioeconomic characteristics of the tomato farmers in selected areas of Chapainawabganj district. Fundamental and Applied Agriculture, 1(2) : 101-105.

18.

Uddin M.T. and Jannat A. 2016. Farmers’ livelihood through ‘one house one farm’ approach in selected areas of Mymensingh district of . SAARC Journal of Agriculture, 14(2) : 90-106.

19.

Mohiuddin M., Islam M.S. and Uddin M.T. 2016. Poverty, food security and coping strategies of marginal farm households in Mymensingh region of Bangladesh. Journal of Food Security, 4(4): 86-94.

20.

Uddin M.T., Dhar A. R. and Islam M.M. 2016. Adoption of conservation agriculture practice in Bangladesh: Impact on crop profitability and productivity. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 14 (1) : 101-112.

21.

Uddin M.T. and Dhar A. R. 2016. Conservation agriculture practice and its impact on farmers’ livelihood status in Bangladesh. SAARC Journal of Agriculture, 14 (1) : 119-140.

22.

Uddin M.T. and Fatema K. 2016. Rice crop residue management and its impact on farmers’ livelihood: An empirical study. Progressive Agriculture, 27 (2) : 189-199.

23.

Jannat A. and Uddin M.T. 2016. Farmers’ perception about ‘one house one farm’ project and its impact on enterprise profitability in selected areas of Mymensingh district. The Agriculturists, 14 (1) : 43-53.

24.

Uddin M.T. and Goswami A. 2016. An economic study on maize residue practices in Dinajpur district. Journal of the Bangladesh Agricultural University, 14 (2) : 209-218.

25.

Uddin M.T., Khan M.A. and Islam M. 2015. Integrated farming and its impact on farmers’ livelihood in Bangladesh. SAARC Journal of Agriculture, 13(2) : 61-79.

26.

Akhi K., Uddin M.T. and Islam M.M. 2015. Food security assessment of NGO supported and own managed pond fish farmers of two districts in Bangladesh. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University, 13 (2) : 273-281.

27.

Uddin M.T., Islam M.M. and Nasrin M. 2014. A study on value added dairy products and availability of milk, meat and egg at consumers’ level in Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Livestock Research,  21(1&2) 41-50.

28.

Uddin M.T., Khan M.A. and Jannat A. 2014. Productivity and profitability of integrated and mixed farming: A comparative socioeconomic study in Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Crop Science, 25 (1&2) : 9-23.

29.

Islam M.M. and Uddin M.T. 2014. Impact of GO-NGO support on crop intensification and food security in Sirajganj char areas. Bangladesh Journal of Crop Science, 25 (1&2) : 25-36.

30.

Uddin M.T, Akhi K. and Begum J.  2014. A socioeconomic analysis of GO-NGO versus self-managed dairy farming in two districts of Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Animal Science, 43 (3) : 232-241.

31.

Uddin M.T. and Akhi K. 2014. Pond fish farming under NGO support and individual management: A comparative socioeconomic study. The Agriculturists, 12 (1) : 75-84.

32.

Uddin M.T. and Mitu S. J. 2014. Production of Sonali chicken in selected areas of Gazipur district: An economic study. Bangladesh Journal of Animal Science, 43 (1) : 53-64.

33.

Uddin M.T., Islam M.M. and Nasri M. 2013. Impact study on model livestock community development programme in some selected areas of Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Livestock Research, 20(1&2) : 88-100.

34.

Uddin M.T. and Nasrin M. 2013. Farming practices and livelihood of the coastal people of Bangladesh. Progressive Agriculture, 24 (1& 2) : 251-262.

35.

Nasrin J. and Uddin M.T. 2013. Financial profitability of aromatic rice production and its impact on farmers’ livelihood in selected areas of Tangail District. Bangladesh Journal of Political Economy, 29(1) : 45-59.

36.

Maksuda M. and Uddin M.T. 2013: Impact of maize production on rural household food security in Bogra district. Bangladesh Journal of Crop Science, 24(1) : 177-183.

37.

Kundu N.D. and Uddin M.T. 2013: Economic assessment of jute cultivation in some selected areas of Madaripur District. International Journal of Bioresearch, 15(1) : 24-29.

38.

Uddin M.T., Islam M.M. and Salam S. 2013. Economics of native poultry rearing in the coastal regions of Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Animal Science, 42 (1) : 49-56.

39.

Kundu N.D.,Uddin M.T. and Khatun M. 2013: Value addition activities of jute products in some selected areas of Madaripur district. Eco-Friendly Agriculture Journal, 6 (6) : 102-105.

40.

Maksuda M. and Uddin M.T. 2012: Socioeconomic factors influencing food security status of maize growing households in selected areas of Bogra district. Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Economics, 35 (1& 2) : 155-164.

41.

Uddin M.T., Islam M.M. and Salam S. 2012. Determination of profitability and coefficients of dairy cattle production in Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Livestock Research, 19 (1& 2) : 117-119.

42.

Uddin M.T. and Farjana I 2012. An economic study of low lying inland fish farming in selected areas of Kishoregonj district. Progressive Agriculture, 23 (1& 2) : 81-90.

43.

Islam M.T., Uddin M.T. and Sattar M.N. 2012. A comparative economic study on BARI GOM-24 and BARI GOM-23 production in a selected area of Dinajpur district. Progressive Agriculture, 23 (1& 2) : 123-132.

44.

Banda S. R., Uddin M.T. and Nasrin M. 2012: A comparative economic study on sugarcane production under different farming management in some selected areas of Jamalpur district. The Journal of Rural Development, 37 (2) : 1-20.

45.

Yasmin S. and  Uddin M.T. 2012: Profitability of dairy cattle rearing and resource use efficiency in milk production: A comparative analysis in selected areas of Mymensingh district. The Journal of Rural Development , 37 (2) : 21-41.

46.

Uddin M.T., Islam M.M. and Nasrin M. 2011: Impact of recent changes in livestock production pattern on farm families’ livelihood and health in selected areas of Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Livestock Research, 18 (1&2) : 52-69.

47.

Nasrin M. and Uddin M.T. 2011: Land tenure system and agricultural productivity in a selected area of Bangladesh. Progressive Agriculture, 22 (1&2) : 181-192.

48.

Nasrin M. and Uddin M.T. 2011: Land tenure system and food security in a selected area of Mymensingh district. Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Economics, 34 (1& 2) : 89-101.

49.

Islam S., Uddin M.T. and Akteruzzaman M. 2011: Profitability of alternate farming systems in Dingapota Haor Area of Netrokona district. Progressive Agriculture, 22 (1&2) : 223-239.

50.

Uddin M.T. 2009: Value chains and standards in shrimp export from Bangladesh and Thailand to Japan: A comparative study on safety compliances. Asia-Pacific Journal of Rural Development, 19(1) :  89-107.

51.

Uddin M.T. 2008: Safety standards in shrimp export from Bangladesh to the world’s market. Journal of Food, Agriculture and Environment, 6(2) : 140-144.

52.

Uddin M.T. 2008: A study on shrimp processing activities in Bangladesh. Journal of Fisheries International, 3(1), 34-38.

53.

Uddin M.T. and Takeya H. 2007: Integrated farming in some selected areas of Bangladesh: Resource interdependence and enterprise combination perspective. The Journal of Rural Development, 34 (2) : 107-126.

54.

Uddin M.T. and Takeya H. 2006: Comparative study on integrated farming in Bangladesh and other countries. Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Economics, 29(1&2) : 81-92.

55.

Uddin M.T. and Takeya H. 2006: Employment patterns and income generation of farm households in integrated farming of Bangladesh. International Journal of Agricultural Research, 1(1) : 32-40.

56.

Uddin M.T. and Takeya H. 2005: Economic analysis of integrated farming by agricultural enterprise in Mymensingh district of Bangladesh. Journal of Agricultural Development Studies, 16(1) : 40-49.

57.

Ali M.H. and Uddin M.T. 2001: Co-operatives for improving lot of rural poor: The lessons from BRDB. Co-operation : 13-18.

58.

Uddin M.T., Rahman M. H. and Nesa A. 2001: Comparative profitability of cash crops with respect to dominant cropping patterns in Bangladesh. Economic Affairs, 46(1) : 39-47&55.

59.

Nessa A., Uddin M.T. and Rahman M.H. 2000: Comparative profitability of banana and sugarcane production in a selected area of Bangladesh. Progressive Agriculture, 11(1 & 2) : 281-285.   

60.

Uddin M.T., Rahman M.H. and Sarker A.A. 1999: Profitability of fish hatchery enterprise in Bangladesh. Economic Affairs, 44(2) : 98-106.    

61.

Sarker A.A., Uddin M.T. and Rahman M.H. 1999: Profitability and resource use efficiency of fish hatchery enterprise. The Journal of Rural Development, 29 (1) : 135-154.

62.

Akbar M.A., Uddin M.T. and Hassan M. 1998: Profitability of tuberose cultivation in some selected areas of Bangladesh. Economic Affairs, 43 (4) : 227-231 & 240.

63.

Uddin M.T. and Talukder R.K. 1997: Business analysis of farm households practicing crop-cattle-poultry-fish farming systems in a selected area of Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Economics, 20 (1) : 97-105.

64.

Khan R.S., Talukder R.K. and Uddin M.T. 1995: An economic analysis of homestead enterprises in a selected area of Bangladesh. Progressive Agriculture, 6(2) : 33-40.

65.

Uddin M.T., Talukder R.K. and Alam S. 1994: Optimum cropping plan for a sample of farms in a farming system research area of Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Agricultural Economics, 17 (1 & 2) : 85-96.

Total Number:  46
 
  1. Conference/Seminar/Training/Workshop/Dialogue Participated
  2. National: 29

1.

Workshop on ‘Scavenging Poultry Conservation and Development’ at Bangladesh Livestock Research Institute, Savar on 06 February 2019.

2.

Annual Review and Planning workshop on ‘Incorporating salt-tolerant wheat and pulses into farming systems in southern BD’ sponsored by ACIAR, Australia at BARI, Gazipur from 25-26 July 2018.

3.

Training workshop on ‘Implementation Guideline of PBRG sub-project’ at BARC, Farmgate, Dhaka on 06 June 2018.

4.

Expert Group meeting on  ‘Policy Brief on Haor Development : A Participatory Approach’ at FBCCI, Motijheel, Dhaka on 29 July 2017.

5.

Inception workshop on ‘Incorporating salt-tolerant wheat and pulses into smallholder farming systems in southern Bangladesh’ sponsored by ACIAR, Australia at BARI, Gazipur from 11-12 July 2017.

6.

Dissemination Workshop on ‘Status and Constraints of Farmers in Haors of Bangladesh : Business Environment Perspective’ at FBCCI, Motijheel, Dhaka on 31 Dec. 2016.

7.

Workshop on ‘Advancing Knowledge and Skills on Agricultural Education and Research’ organized by USAID-VEGA at BAU, Mymensingh on 15 September 2015.

8.

Training course on ‘Curricula Development and Teaching-Learning’ organized by the HEQEP sub-project at BAU from 04-10 June 2015.

9.

Annual Research Review Workshop at Bangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture (BINA) on 07 Nov. 2015.

10.

Startup Conference on BANGFISH Stakeholders-2015 funded by DANIDA in Dhaka from 27 May to 02 June 2015.

11.

Workshop on ‘Mentoring and Connecting Women Entrepreneurs in Business’ jointly organized by IRRI and CSISA-BD in Khulna from 15 - 16 November 2015.

12.

Annual Research Review Workshop at Bangladesh Livestock Research Institute, Savar during 24-25 June 2012.

13.

Training workshop on ‘Analysis of Data for Measuring Availability, Access and Nutritional Status’ conducted by NFPCSP-FAO at BARD, Kotbari, Comilla from 14-27 January 2012.

14.

Policy workshop on ‘Enhancing Food Security in Bangladesh: Evidence for Action’: conducted by IFPRI at Ruposhi Bangla Hotel, Dhaka from 4-5 October 2011.

15.

Internal Review Workshop of Agricultural Economics Division, Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI), Gazipur during 24-25 July 2011.

16.

Write-shop on ‘Research and Extension of Rice-Fish Technology in Bangladesh’ conducted by IFPRI at BAU, Mymensingh, Bangladesh from 5-6 July 2011.

17.

Workshop on ‘Academic Quality Improvement’ organized by Bangladesh Agricultural University Teachers’ Association from 8-9 January 2011.

18.

Trade Policy Appreciation Training on ‘WTO and Bangladesh’ conducted by Bureau of Socioeconomic Research and Training (BSERT) at BAU, Mymensingh during 23-25 December 2010.

19.

Inception workshop ‘Integrated Farming System’ at Noakhali Science and Technology University, Noakhali on 25 July 2010.

20.

Young Scientists Congress organized by Bangladesh Academy of Sciences ((BAS) at National Museum of Science and Technology, Agargaon, Dhaka from 29-30 December 2009.

21.

Seminar on ‘Shrimp Exports from Bangladesh: Prospects and Challenges’ organized by Fishery Products Business Promotion Council at Hotel Sheraton, Dhaka from 30 Sept.- 01 Oct. 2009.

22.

Training of Trainers (ToT) course on ‘Disaster Management’ conducted by Ministry of Food and Disaster Management, GoB at the RDA, Bogra from 16-20 August, 2009.

23.

Annual Research Review Workshop at Bangladesh Sugarcane Research Institute (BSRI), Ishurdi, Pabna from 4-5 September 2009.

24.

Workshop on ‘Focus Group Discussion’ conducted by Bangladesh Medical Research Council (BMRC), Dhaka from 26-29 June 2000.

25.

Training workshop on ‘Application of GIS in Agricultural Development Planning’ sponsored by GIS Project of Bangladesh Agril. Research Council (BARC) at BAU, Mymensingh from 10-11 August 1999.

26.

Training course on ‘Technical Report Writing and Presentation’ conducted by Graduate Training Institute (GTI) at BAU, Mymensingh from 17-29 May 1997.

27.

Training course on ‘Farming System Research and Development Methodology’ sponsored by Bangladesh Agricultural Research Council (BARC), Dhaka from 28 November – 18 December 1996.

28.

Training course on ‘Teaching Methodology’ conducted by Graduate Training Institute (GTI) at BAU, Mymensingh from 11-30 May 1996.

29

Banking Training Course conducted by Sonali Bank Staff College at BAU, Mymensingh from 24 July – 05 August 1993.

 

  1. B) International: 17

1.

International Symposium on Agriculture and Environment (ISAE 2018) at Colombo, Sri Lanka (17th January 2018).

2.

Annual meeting on DANIDA funded collaborative research project entitled ‘Upgrading Pangas and Tilapia Value Chains in Bangladesh’ at Copenhagen, Denmark (18-25 Sept. 2017).

3.

ICASFE 2017: International Conference on Agricultural Science and Food Engineering at London, United Kingdom (25-26 May 2017).

4.

Annual meeting on DANIDA funded collaborative research project entitled ‘Upgrading Pangas and Tilapia Value Chains in Bangladesh’ at Copenhagen, Denmark (22-30 June, 2016).

5.

Workshop on ‘Food Value Chain Analysis: Tools and Applications’ at Bangkok, Thailand (4-8 December 2013).

6.

SANDEE (South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics) Workshop on Winter School in Research Methods at Dhulikhel, Nepal (14-24 January 2013).

7.

AgMIP South Asia Regional Workshop at ICRISAT Headquarters, Hyderabad, India (20-25 February 2012).

8.

Workshop on ‘Impact Assessment of Returns on Investments in the Aquaculture Sector’ at WorldFish Center headquarters, Penang, Malaysia (14-18 November 2011).

9.

Training course on ‘Environmental and Natural Resource Economics’ organized by the SANDEE at AIT, Bangkok, Thailand (03-21 May 2010).

10.

American Fisheries Society-Ontario Chapter Conference at Ottawa Congress Centre, Ottwa, Canada (17-21 August 2008).

11.

Australian Aquaculture International Conference at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre,  Brisbane, Australia (3-6 August 2008).

12.

Meeting with ‘stakeholders of fish farming and processing plants’ Bangkok, Thailand (12-16 May 2008).

13.

Seafood Summit at Barcelona, Spain (27-30 January 2008).

14.

Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference at Madison, Wisconsin, USA (9-12 December 2007).

15.

The Japanese Society of Regional and Agricultural Development Conference at Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan (10-11 December 2004).

16.

The Japanese Society of Regional and Agricultural Development Conference at Tokyo University of Agriculture, Tokyo, Japan (22-23 March 2003).

17.

Spring Intensive Japanese Language Program at Nagoya University, Nagoya, Japan (19 February- 13 March 2001).

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Membership Type Organization
Life Japanese Universities Alumni Association in Bangladesh, JUAAB
Life Krishibid Institution Bangladesh
Life Bangladesh Economic Association, Bangladesh
Life Bangladesh Agricultural Economists’ Association, Bangladesh