IEERD organized a workshop on “Research Methodology”


On 15 June 2019, Institute of Energy, Environment, Research and Development (IEERD), UAP organized a workshop titled “Research Methodology: Conception, design, and publication of a research idea”. The workshop was conducted by Dr. Navid Saleh, Associate Professor, Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, USA. The workshop was attended by 31 faculty members and 18 postgraduate students of UAP.

Dr Navid shared his experience on different aspects related to the conception, design and publication of a research idea through focusing on four questions: What to research on? Why to do research? How to do research? What to do with research? Dr Navid discussed about the steps necessary to construct research hypothesis, navigating the literature, selecting appropriate research methods and to write and publish the scientific articles in appropriate publication channel. The workshop also provided a practical example of writing scientific article for journals.

Among others, Dr. Mohammed Alauddin, Senior Vice Chairman, Board of Trustees (BOT) of University of Asia Pacific Foundation and Professor Dr. Muhammad Mizanur Rahaman, Director, IEERD were present in this workshop.