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 (2017) entitled “Missing data in cluster randomised trials” from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM), UK, I returned to ISRT and currently working as Associate Professor of Applied Statistics.


Research Interests

Missing data methodology, Survival Analysis and Medical Statistics


Publications (selected)


Awards and Scholarships

  • The 2020 ISI Young Ambassador to IBS-IBC funding
  • 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.