Name: Labanya Kumar Sarker
Designation: Assistant Professor
Currently, working as an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Kushtia Government College, Kushtia, Bangladesh. Recruited as a BCS (General Education) Cadre secured 1st merit position through 33st BCS. Before joining this profession, the experience of working as a primary education officer for three and half years at Tangail and Satkhira district of Bangladesh. Completed my PhD in Sociology from the Institute of Bangladesh Studies (IBS) under University of Rajshahi in 2022 for initiating and starting my journey on research skills and projects in providing public services. Also completed graduation and post-graduation in Sociology from Dhaka University.
Educational Qualification: BSS and MSS in Sociology from Dhaka University and PhD from IBS, Rajshahi University.
Awards and Fellowships: UGC Scholarship for Three Years.
Professional Experience: Nine Years in Teaching Profession.
Training and Workshop: 147th Basic Course; 41th ERM Course; 37th Training on ICT; Attended different seminar, workshop and conference arranged by IBS, RU.
Pattern of Friends and Family Communication through social media among the HSC Level Students: A Study on A Selected Government College in Rajshahi City (Journal of Social Science, Rajshahi College) Volume 2, No. 1, July 2021;
Awareness Patterns of Social Media Usage among HSC Level Students of New Govt. Degree College, Rajshahi. This article would be published on IBS Journal of Rajshahi University; উচ্চ মাধ্যমিক শিক্ষার্থীদের উপর সামাজিক যোগাযোগ মাধ্যমের প্রভাব। This article has been published in BL College Journal, Volume iii, issue-ii, (December, 2021);
Another article titled “Assessing the Impact of social media on HSC Students’ Physical and Mental Health,” would be published on MM College Journal named Samaj Chinton. Besides, Co-author of A Honours 3rd Year Book named ধর্মের সমাজবিজ্ঞান, কবির পাবলিকেশন্স।
Course Taught: Introductory Sociology, Social History and World Civilization, Social Statistics, Social Psychology, Peasant Society, Sociology of Bangladesh, Deviance and Crime, Sociology of Poverty and different courses of HSC and Degree and Masters Preliminary Students.
Research Interest: Social media and Its Impacts on Students of Bangladesh.
Other Interests: Playing Football, Singing Songs, Playing Tobla and Visiting Places of Historical and Natural Beauty