Dr. Happy Kumar Das

Assistant Professor, Institute of Education and Research, Rajshahi University.

Dr. Happy Das was graduated from Institute of Education and Research (IER), University of Dhaka. He did his Masters from the same institute majoring Non-Formal and Continuing Education (NFCE). He went abroad for his higher study and again did MA in Education and PhD majoring Child Education in Japan. Now, he is working as Assistant Professor at the Institute of Education and Research (IER), University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh. Dr. Das started his career as Material Developer at BRAC Education Program in 2003. In 2011, he joined Institute of Educational Development (IED), BRAC University Faculty Member. He was responsible for course work and coordination for national and international faculty members for MSc in ECD. He worked for NAPE, DPE and MoPME developing Diploma in Primary Education (DPEd) program with technical, financial and logistical support from UNICEF, JlCA, DFID (Open University, UK and English-in-Action),. He played his role as Academic Reviewer and Writer, Critical Reader and Group Leader of Professional Studies in DPEd program for the last three years. He worked with UNICEF as National Consultant on Parenting Education for Chittagong Hill Tracts Areas (CHT). These days, he is associated with a longitudinal study on the implementation of Each Child Learns (ECL) of the 3rd Primary Education Development Program (PEDP 3).