About

Dr. Md Ekram Hossain is currently affiliated with the School of Business (HHBS) at Hohai University as a Research Faculty (Lecturer)  and as a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Institute of Industrial Economics (IIE) of Hohai University, Nanjing, China.



However, Dr. Ekram obtained Ph.D. and Master’s degrees in Technology Economics and Management from Hohai University, China and Bachelor (Hons) degree in Chemistry from National University in Bangladesh. Dr. Ekram is an elated alumnus of China Scholarship Council having his Masters with prestigious Chinese  Government Scholarship and pursued his Ph.D. with full funding of Hohai University.


Since 2010, Dr. Ekram has been engaged in multidisciplinary research and till 2017 he has published 15+ publications in refereed international journals and conference proceedings. His current ‘h-index’ is 1 and ‘citations’ are 25+ in Google Scholar. According to the Research Gate his ‘RG Score’ is 2.33+. According to the Academia, he is included among the ‘top 4%’ popular academicians worldwide, where the total views of his publications are 26,000+. His research areas include international trade, sustainable development, regional integration, industry competitiveness analysis, strategic management, issues of emerging and developing economies etc. 


Till 2017 he has presented his researches and attended at 30+ international conferences, training and workshops arranged by prestigious institutions in the world e.g. Peking University, Tsinghua University, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Hohai University, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, China; Columbia University, MIT Sloan School of Management, Harvard University, USA; Kyushu University, Japan and many more.


To be mentioned, in September 2015 he was invited by the UNSDSN (United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network) as a young researcher of SDG (Sustainable Development Goals) where the world leaders, key officials and stakeholders of UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development e.g. Professor Jeffrey D. Sachs of Columbia University; Jan Eliasson, Deputy Secretary-General of United Nations;  Ms. Amina J. Mohammed,the Special Adviser to UN Secretary-General; Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO; Madam Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, President of Liberia; Paul Kagame, President of Rwanda; Peter Bakker, President of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) and many more world leaders presented their researches and speeches in the eve of 2030 SDG implementation.  At that time his research article was published in the International Conference on Sustainable Development (ICSD). Moreover, in November 2015 Dr. Ekram also attended a week-long training program in United Nations Headquarter arranged by the WFUNA  (World Federation of Model United Nations).


Furthermore, during his doctoral research, Dr. Ekram stayed 2 semesters in the USA; 1st Semester (August-November 2014) in New York, USA and 2nd Semester (August-November 2015) in Boston, MA, USA for conducting a research project financed by the Institute of Industrial Economics of Hohai University. From 2010 to 2017 Dr. Ekram worked as Research Assistant for three years and as Research Associate for four years in the Institute of Industrial Economics where he actively participated in five research projects of China's national and provincial levels. During his academic life, Dr. Ekram was awarded several awards, scholarship, and recognition for his excellent performances in a study, social, volunteer and cultural activities.

However, Dr. Md Ekram Hossain was born in Jessore, one of the oldest and historical cities in Bangladesh; a small and beautiful country in South Asia.


His interest lies in learning new things and sharing knowledge with the young minds. He teaches the following courses for the International Postgraduate Students at the Business School of Hohai University;

2017SX39 Technology Innovation and Knowledge Management

2017SX33 Research Methods of Management

2015SX10 International Business

2017SX09 International Investment


Moreover, his interest and competencies in research lie in contemporary issues in the following areas; 

SDG-Sustainable Development Issues

International Trade  and Foreign Direct Investment

Contemporary Strategic Management Issues

Technology, Innovation and Development Issues 

Issues on Emerging and developing economies.


People around him remark that Dr. Ekram is a hardworking, humble, dynamic, innovative, very positive and visionary person. In the era of the globalized world, he keeps and practices the ethics of a global citizen and he would like to learn and work up to the last breath of his life to serve the humanity.

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