- Senior Research Associate
- Office Location:
- Montebello Complex Room D-213
Ashraf U. Ahmed is a Senior Research Associate of the Institute for Urban Research at Morgan State University since 1997. He also served the Institute as a Statistician-Demographer for the period 1993 to 1995. He received both his B.A. (Honors) and M.A. in Statistics from the University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh and also earned an M.A. in Demography in 1978 and Ph.D. in Sociology in 1982 from the University of Chicago. He was a Postdoctoral Fellow of Johns Hopkins University. He worked as a Professor at the Institute of Statistical Research and Training at the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. During his professional career, seven students received doctoral degree under his joint supervision. He has a number of articles in peer reviewed journals, periodicals, proceedings, and edited volumes, and monographs and research reports to his credit. He also presented his research at professional conferences. Dr. Ahmed conducted a number of survey research funded by state and local agencies, and international agencies--Canadian CIDA, Asia Foundation, USAID, World Bank, United Nations, as a principal investigator, co-principal investigator or consultant. He is recipients of award from HBCUS research consortium, and academic fellowships /scholarships. He is involved in professional and community activities.