Bengal Foundation is pleased to announce that Professor Emeritus Dr. Anisuzzaman has been awarded with the title of National Professor by the government of Bangladesh, alongside Professor Emeritus Rafiqul Islam of University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) and University of Asia Pacific’s Vice-Chancellor Professor Jamilur Reza Choudhury.
Professor Emeritus Dr. Anisuzzaman is an eminent scholar, academician and a leading authority in Bengali literature. He has served as a faculty member at the University of Dhaka and University of Chittagong. Dr. Anisuzzaman was also associated with research projects at the United Nations University, and was a visiting fellow at the University of Paris (1994), North Carolina State University (1995), University of Calcutta (2010), and Visva-Bharati (2008–09, 2011).
He is the chairman of the editorial board of Kali O Kalam and Jamini, and is also a Member of the Board of Trustees at Bengal Foundation.