Prof. Rafikul Islam
Ph.D. in Operations Research from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur.
M.Sc. (Applied Mathematics) from University of Calcutta
Presently, he is working as a Professor at the Department of Business Administration, Kulliyyah of Economics and Management Sciences of International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM). He served the university in various capacities such as Head of the Department of Business Administration, Deputy Dean (Academic Affairs) of the Faculty of Economics and Management Sciences.
He is a recipient of “Excellent Researcher Award”, “Quality Research Award” at the university level. Prof. Islam has published five books and over 85 research papers in local as well as international referred journals. Ten students have completed their PhDs under his supervision as the main supervisor.
Prof. Islam has presented over 50 papers in many countries of the world. Presently, he is the Chief Editor of IIUM Journal of Case Studies in Management. He is also an Associate Editor of two International journals and member of Editorial Board of several local and International journals, mainly published by Emerald and Inderscience. He has conducted many workshops on Analytic Hierarchy Process locally as well as internationally.
His areas of research interest include: Applications of Analytic Hierarchy Process in Management, Multiple Criteria Decision Making, Quality Management, and Operations Management.