Sharmina Ahmed

Dr Sharmina Ahmed

Lecturer

Institute of International Trade

Faculty of the Professions


Dr Sharmina Ahmed is a Researcher (Post-Doctoral Fellow) in Centre for Global Food and Resources (GFAR) at the University of Adelaide. Dr Sharmina has undertaken extensive research in the field of social economics, policy analysis, agriculture, food and health. Her recent work focuses on policy analyses of food consumption patterns, determinants of changes in food consumption behavior, and relationships between socio-economic factors and geographic location of health and health outcomes in different groups of people. Currently, she is involved in undertake research to develop policy recommendations using theoretical economics and linking that with social and behavioral science. Her research interest includes Applied Microeconomics, Development Economics, Health Economics, Economics of Education, Agricultural Economics, Environmental Economics, and Economics of Religion.

Dr Sharmina Ahmed is a Researcher (Post-Doctoral Fellow) in Centre for Global Food and Resources (GFAR) at the University of Adelaide. Dr Sharmina has undertaken extensive research in the field of social economics, policy analysis, agriculture, food and health. Her recent work focuses on policy analyses of food consumption patterns, determinants of changes in food consumption behavior, and relationships between socio-economic factors and geographic location of health and health outcomes in different groups of people. Currently, she is involved in undertake research to develop policy recommendations using theoretical economics and linking that with social and behavioral science. Her research interest includes Applied Microeconomics, Development Economics, Health Economics, Economics of Education, Agricultural Economics, Environmental Economics, and Economics of Religion.

University of Adelaide, Faculty of Professions’ Women Fellowship Grant, 2017 of $15,000.

PhD Scholarship: Endeavour Post Graduate Award (2008 -2012) to peruse PhD in Economics from University of Adelaide, South Australia, 2008- 2012.

Graduate Scholarship (2003) (Coursework + Research): Japanese Grant Aid for Human Resources Development Scholarship (JDS)-2003 at Ritsumeikan University, Shiga, Japan, 2004-2006.

Graduate Scholarship (2000) (Coursework): Aus Aid Scholarship for Masters in Environmental Studies, 2000 (Not Taken Up…..................)

Dhaka University Merit Scholarship, 1995

Sessional Lecturer: Quantitative Analysis

July 2012- till now

Kaplan Business School, Adelaide

 

Sessional Lecturer: Business Macroeconomics

March 2012

Ballarat University, Adelaide

 

Casual Tutor

(Semester 2, 2012- Microeconomics1, Business Statistics)

The University of Adelaide

 

Teaching Assistant (July 2008-July2012):

 

Semester 1 2012

Principals of Microeconomics I

Semester 2, 2011

Principals of Microeconomics I

Semester 1, 2011

Principals of Macroeconomics I

Semester 2, 2010

Public Finance III, IIID

Semester 1, 2010

Principals of Microeconomics I

Semester 2, 2009

Public Finance III, IIID

Semester 1, 2009

Principals of Microeconomics I

Semester 2, 2008

Public Finance III, IIID

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  • Editorial Boards

    Date Role Editorial Board Name Institution Country
    2016 - ongoing Editor The Food Science & Nutrition Technology
  • Offices Held

    Date Office Name Institution Country
    2015 - 2017 Centre for Global Food and Resources University of Adelaide Australia
  • Position: Lecturer
  • Phone: 83132204
  • Email: sharmina.ahmed@adelaide.edu.au
  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Nexus 10 Tower, floor 6
  • Room: 6 26
  • Org Unit: Centre for Global Food and Resources

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