Farzana Akther

Farzana Akther

Lecturer
LLB (Hons), LLM, University of Dhaka
Email: akther@uap-bd.edu

  • Educational Qualification
  • Professional Qualification
  • Publications
  • Experience
  • Research Interest

i)Master of Laws 2015
Department of Law, University of Dhaka
LLM (General) having concentration on International Humanitarian Law, Comparative Constitutional law, Comparative Family Law, Administrative law, Gender, Equity and family laws.
Research Monograph on Access to justice in Bangladesh: Role of Governmental Organization under the supervision of Professor Dr. Hasan Talukdar, Department of Law, University of Dhaka.

ii) Bachelor of Laws 2014
Department of Law, University of Dhaka

 

Awards and Scholarships:

i) University Graduate Scholarship for LL.B. Honors, University of Dhaka
ii)l talentpool scholarship for H.S.C exam result under Chittagong Board
iii) talentpool scholarship for S.S.C exam result under Chittagong Board

  • Alumni, General Member, Bangladesh Law Association
  • Enrolled as advocate in Bangladesh Bar Council
  • Member, Dhaka Bar Association

 

Training

  • Awarded certificate by Professor Dr. Jamilur Reza Chowdhury upon successful completion of the course “Improving Learning and Teaching Skill” organized by University of Asia Pacific.
  • Successfully completed and certified as “Gold Participant” in the workshop of “Are your Online Students Engaged?” organized by Institute for the Development of Online Learning (IDOL) and UAP Institutional Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC); held on March 14, 16 and 18, 2021.

Newspaper Article:

  • Farzana Akther; Legal implications of ‘Master Plan’; Published on March 03, 2020 in Daily Star “Law and Our Rights” page.
  • Farzana Akther; Preventing Pharmaceutical Malpractice; Published on June 16, 2020 in Daily Star “Law and Our Rights” page.
  • Farzana Akther; Revisiting the discourse of gendering crime; Published on December 29, 2020 in Daily Star “Law and Our Rights” page.
  • Farzana Akther ; Green Building gain Momentum in Bangladesh, now it’s time for proper regulation; Published on January 09,2021 in The Business Standard “Thoughts” Page.

[This article was republished in “Aequitas Review” Blog on January 10, 2021. Aequitas Review is an US based research platform.]

1. University of Asia Pacific
Lecturer at Department of Law and Human Rights
Service Duration: September 27,2018 to date
2. Sonargaon University
Lecturer at Department of Law
Service Duration: January to September,2018

International Humanitarian Law, International Law, Gender and Family Law, Criminology and Criminal Law, Constitution, Law & Religion