IIFS Director

Professor Dr Farida Yeasmin Bari of the Department of Surgery & ObstetricsBangladesh Agricultural University is presently the Director of the BAU Interdisciplinary Institute for Food Security (IIFS). She has started as IIFS Director on 03 October 2020.
Email: iifs.director@bau.edu.bd; fybari61@yahoo.com.au

Former ICF Directors:
Professor Dr Abusaleh Mahfuzul Bari of the Department of PathologyBangladesh Agricultural University has served as the director of IIFS from 03 October 2018 to 02 October 2020.

Professor Dr Md. Shahidur Rahman Khan of the Department of Microbiology & HygieneBangladesh Agricultural University has served as the Director of ICF on 30 July 2017 to 11 September 2018. Prof Khan has left his position with ICF after he has been appointed as the Vice-Chancellor the newly established Khulna Agricultural University at Khulna, Bangladesh.
ICF Director can be contacted at icf.director@bau.edu.bd

Professor Dr Md Rafiqul Islam of the Department of Pathology has joined as the Director of ICF on 01 July 2015.
ICF Director can be contacted at icf.director@bau.edu.bd

Dr M Ali Akbar, Professor of Animal Nutrition, is the immediate past director of Interdisciplinary Centre for Food Security (ICF), BAU. Prof Akbar has taken over the charge of the Vice-Chancellor of BAU in June 2015.

Dr. Md. Abul Khair Chowdhury, Professor Agricultural Chemistry and former coordinator of CASR was the first director of ICF during the inception.