Faculty Profile

Mia, Mohammad Badruddozza, Ph.D.

Professor & Director - BBA and BBA in AIS ProgramsEmail : badruddozza@bus.uiu.ac.bd

Teaching Experience: Teaching in the business schools of different universities in Bangladesh and United Kingdom since 2006.

Industry Experience: Worked for different national and international development organizations, and research institutes for about 20 years.

PhD (2013) in Information Systems from the Open University, Milton Keynes, UK

Thesis: Information Systems and Organizational Change in Micro-finance Organizations

Principal Examiner: Prof. Geoff Walsham, Research Professor, Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, UK

Supervisors: Dr. Magnus Ramage, Prof. Chris Bissell and Dr. David Chapman

MSc (2002) in Information Management from AIT, Bangkok, Thailand

Thesis: ERP and Data Warehouse for Decision Support

MCom (1986) in Management, from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

KEY COMPETENCIES:

Teaching at the university level and conducting training for the professionals;

Academic administration;

Managing development, implementation and evaluation of large scale Management Information Systems projects;

Conducting research using Survey Research, Case Study, Action Research, FGD, Ethnography and Grounded Theory, and working with SPSS, LIMDEP and NVivo for statistical, econometric and qualitative data analysis; and

Academic and technical writing.

TEACHING 

July 2020 –  Present

Professor

School of Business and Economics

United International University

Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

December 2018 – June 2020

Associate Professor

School of Business and Economics

United International University

Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

January 2015 – December 2018

Assistant Professor

School of Business and Economics

United International University

Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

January 2014 – December 2014

Part-time Faculty Member

School of Business Studies

Southeast University

Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

April 2012 – March 2013

Part-time Faculty Member

Buckingham Business School

University of Buckingham

Buckinghamshire

United Kingdom

 

August 2006 – December 2007

Adjunct Faculty Member

Faculty of Business

Bangladesh University of Business and Technology

Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

Administrative Assignments at UIU

Director, BBA and BBA in AIS Programs    –           February 2020 – Present

Coordinator, MBA and EMBA Programs      –           June 2015        – June 2018

Member, Academic Council                           –           June 2015        – Present

Member, Academic and Admin Committee   –           June 2015        – Present

Additional Director, IQAC                            –           March 2015     –  June 2015

Member, IT Advisory Committee                  –           April 2015       – Present

 

TEACHING:

  • Strategic Management
  • Principles of Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Research Methodology
  • Management Information Systems
  • Decision Support Systems (ERP, Data Warehouse, ES and EIS)
  • Information Systems Analysis and Design
  • E-Commerce

RESEARCH:

  • Organizations and Management
  • Microfinance
  • Social Business
  • Information Systems

 

Mia, M.B. (2019). Financial Criminology in Microfinance: A Bangladesh Perspective, 10th International Conference on Financial Criminology, 7-8 December 2019, United International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Chawhury,D. and Mia, M.B. (2019). Financial Criminology on Non-Performing Loans in Banking Sector of Bangladesh: Actors, Methods and Preventive Measures, 10th International Conference on Financial Criminology, 7-8 December 2019, United International University, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Mia, M.B. and Ramage, M. (2019). ICT-Driven Organizational Transformation in Microfinance Organization: A View from Critical Realism, The International Journal of Business and Management, Vol. 7, No. 9.

Mia, M.B. (2019). A Tale of an Emotional Leader, his Fellows and Millions of Stakeholders, The International Journal of Humanities and Social Studies, Vol. 7, No. 8.

Mia, M.B. and Ramage, M. (2019). Impact of ICT on Human Resources and Socio-Cultural Perspectives of Microfinance Organizations, The International Journal of Business and Management, Vol. 7, No. 5.

Faruque, M., Mia, M.B., Chowdhury, M.H., Sarker, F. and Mamun, K.A. (2019). Feasibility of digital health services for educating the community people regarding lifestyle modification combating noncommunicable diseases, HCI International 2019, Springer, SCOPUS-Indexed Conference, Orlando, Florida, USA.

Mia, M.B. and Ramage, M. (2018). Microfinance Program Intervention: A Paradigm Shift, The International Journal of Humanities and Social Studies, Vol. 6, No. 9.

Mia, M. B. and Ramage, M. (2018). Factor Hindering the Implementation of Information Systems in Microfinance: A Bangladesh Perspective, The International Journal of Business and Management, Vol. 6, No. 8.

Mia, M. B. (2018). Growth with Equity through Microfinance Network: A Conceptual View, Indian Journal of Sustainable Development, Vol. 3, No. 1.

Mia, M. B. and Ramage, M. (2018). ICT-Mediated Organizational Change in Microfinance Organizations: A Case Study, Problems and Perspectives in Management, Vol. 16, No. 3.

Mia, M. and Rahman, K. M. (2017). Identification and Access to Public Information for Green Food Marketing: A Theoretical Framework, 15th Asian Business Research Conference, Dhaka, 22-23 December.

Mia, M. B. and Ramage, M. (2016) Mobile Financial Services in Microfinance: A Critical View on Organizational Transformation, Athenaeum 2016, VII International Conference on Management Research, Centre for Contemporary Management Research, Bharathidasan Institute of Management, Trichy, Tamil Nadu, India, 12-13 February 2016.

Mia, M. B. and Ramage, M. (2014) Use and Management of Conventional ICT and Mobile Technology in Microfinance: A Bangladesh Perspective, J. A. Ariza-Montes and A. M. L. Casademunt (Ed.) ICT Management in Non-Profit Organizations, pp. 146-160, Loyola Andalucia University, Spain, IGI Global, Pennsylvania, USA.

Mia, M. B. and Ramage, M. (2011) IT Project Management in Developing Countries: approach and factors affecting success in the microfinance sector in Bangladesh, 6th International Research Workshop on IT Project Management, ICIS 2011, December 4-7, 2011, Shanghai, China.

http://oro.open.ac.uk/view/person/mbm232.html

Mia, M. B. and Ramage, M. (2011) Overlapping and Information Systems in Microcredit: a Bangladesh perspective, Second European Research Conference on Microfinance, 16-18 June, 2011. Groningen, Netherlands.

http://oro.open.ac.uk/view/person/mbm232.html

Mia, M. B. (2005) ICT in Microfinance: A Bangladesh Perspective. In S. Mathison (Ed.) Electronic Banking with the Poor: Increasing the Outreach and Sustainability of Microfinance through IT Innovation, Foundation for Development Cooperation, Brisbane, Australia.

Mia, M. B. and Esichaikul, V. (2003) ERP and Data Warehouse for Decision Support: Problem and Opportunity, 6th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology, vol. 1, pp. 447-452, Jahangirnagar University, 19-21, December 2003, Dhaka, Bangladesh.

SIRG (Society and Information Research Group) Open University, Milton Keynes, UK

OU Alumni Association, Milton Keynes, UK

Association of Information Systems, USA

IT Project Management, Special Interest Group, AIS

AIT Alumni Association, Bangkok, Thailand

Management Net, University of Dhaka

June 1996 – January 2015

Director/Deputy Director/Coordinator/

IT Manager/System Analyst/Programmer

MIS Department

Proshika, Dhaka, Bangladesh

On study leaves from September 2009  to March 2013 (for PhD in UK) 
and from May 2001 to December 2002 (for MSc in Thailand)

December 1994 – June 1996

Analyst Programmer

IDS, University of Sussex, UK

Research Project: Poverty and Well-being of Bangladesh

Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

July 1992 – December 1994

Programmer

WorldFish Center – CGIAR (former ICLARM) Country Project Office, Dhaka Bangladesh

 

June 1988 – June 1992

Research Assistant

PIACT Bangladesh

Dhaka, Bangladesh

 

 

Fully-funded PhD studentship amounting to about 100,000 GBP awarded by the Open University, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom from November 2009 to July 2013.

Research grant for conducting fieldwork by the UMM (University Meets Microfinance), Berlin, Germany during 2010-2011.

Scholarship amounting to Tk. 22,00,000 from European Union for studying MSc at AIT (Asian Institute of Technology), Bangkok, Thailand, from May 2001 to December 2003.

Scholarship of about 8,000 USD from AIT (Asian Institute of Technology) for studying MSc during May 2001 – December 2003.