With heavy heart, this is to let you know that Prof Dr M A Jabber, Registrar of IUBAT passed away at around 11:00 AM today at Apollo Hospital Dhaka.
His Namaz-e-Janaza will be held at 3:30 PM today (June 24, 2018) at IUBAT premises to pray for the salvation of his departed soul.
All classes of the university will remain suspended from 11:30 AM today (June 24, 2018) in honor of Dr Jabber and to enable participation of all teachers and students in the Namaz-e-Janaza at 3:30 PM.
Please join the Namaz-e-Janaza at 3:30 PM at IUBAT premise and pray for the salvation of the departed soul of Prof Dr M A Jabber.
Before assuming the position of the Registrar at IUBAT, Dr Jabber was Professor at the Department of Economics of IUBAT. He was also adjunct faculty of Bangladesh Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University (BSMRAU). He also served the Bangladesh Rice Research Institute (BRRI) in different capacity including positions like Scientific Officer, Principal Scientific Officer and Chief Scientific Officer. Dr Jabber authored/co-authored around 30 scientific research publications and around 25 books/monographs/bulletins. He presented his scientific works in around 20 seminars/symposium/workshop at home and abroad.
Dr Jabber did his BSc and MSc in agricultural economics from Bangladesh Agricultural University, MS from University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB), Phillipines and PhD from University of East Anglia, UK.