LIRNEasia is a regional ICT policy and regulation think tank active across the Asia Pacific

Request for Proposals (RFP): A study to assess the potential of the NOFN for rural connectivity in India. For more details see RFP.

Deadline extended: Call for applications for broadband policy course in Sri Lanka. For more details see announcement in english, sinhala and tamil.

South Asia Research Hub(SARH), DFID Systematic Review Programme for South Asia call for proposals.

Work with us: We are currently recruiting for the position of big data researcher.

Faheem Hussain, PhD

Faheem Hussain, PhD,  worked at LIRNEasia as an research fellow for Bangladesh. He is an Assistant Professor of ICT and Computer Science at the Asian University for Women (AUW), Bangladesh.  He obtained his PhD from Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) in the Department of Engineering & Public Policy, with a focus on technology and development in the South Asian region. His research interests are in information and communication technology for development (ICTD), telecommunication policy and management and new media. At LIRNEasia, he leads research on measuring telecom sector and regulatory performance in Bangladesh.
Dr. Hussain’s other research interests include ICT and climate change, gender empowerment using ICT, eHealth, and eGovernance. He is currently a member of the Editorial Board for the Journal of Community Informatics (JoCI) and also the Managing Director of iStrategy Ltd. (a technology consulting firm).



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