Anower Hossain, PhD

Associate Professor

Office: Room No. 301


I graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Applied Statistics, followed by an MS in Applied Statistics from the Institute of Statistical Research and Training (ISRT), The University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Then I worked as a faculty member of ISRT for a few years before doing an MSc in Statistics (2012) from The University of Nottingham, UK.   On completion of my PhD in Medical Statistics (2017) from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), UK, I returned to ISRT and currently working as an Associate Professor of Applied Statistics.


Research Interests

Missing data, Trial Methodology, Survival Analysis, and Medical Statistics.


Publications (selected)


Awards and Scholarships

  • The 2020 ISI Young Ambassador
  • Travel grant (approximately US$1550) from The World Bank to attend ISI World Statistical Congress in Kula Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • Conference Awards for Scientists (CASc) 2018 by the International Society for Clinical Biostatistics (ISCB) and Statistical Society of Australia (SSA).
  • Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) PhD Studentship, Bloomsbury Doctoral Training Centre, London, UK.
  • Developing Solutions Scholarship, University of Nottingham, UK.