Research Portfolio

Dr. Mohammad Sadequr Rahman Khan
Assistant Professor
Department of Marine Bioresource Science
Faculty of Fisheries



•   Assistant Professor in Dept. of Marine Bioresource Science, Chattogram Veterinary and Animal Sciences University from March 5, 2015 to Present
•   Lecturer in Dept. of Marine Bioresource Science, Chattogram Veterinary and Animal Sciences University from Jan. 1, 2013 to March 4, 2015

•   Head of Department in Dept. of Marine Bioresource Science, Chattogram Veterinary and Animal Sciences University from April 1, 2015 to March 5, 2016

Teaching : Current Courses

Course Name Course Code Department
Estuarine and Marine Ecology EME 102 Department of Marine Bioresource Science
Marine Biology MBI 201 Department of Marine Bioresource Science


Educational Qualifications

PhD, 2020,  The University of Sydney, Australia

MS in Fisheries Management, 2009,  Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), Mymensingh (1st Merit position)

B. Sc. Fisheries (Hons.), 2008, BAU(3rd Merit position)



  1. Khan M.S.R., C.M. Whittington, M.B. Thompson, M. Byrne. 2020. Temporal pattern of offspring release and degree of parental investment in two viviparous asterinid sea stars with an overview of matrotrophy and offspring size variation in echinoderms that care for their offspring. Invertebrate Reproduction & Development.
  2. Khan M.S.R., C.M. Whittington, M.B. Thompson, M. Byrne. 2019. Arrangement and size variation of intra-gonadal offspring in an asynchronous viviparous asterinid sea star. Zoosymposia, 15(1):71-82.
  3. Khan, M.S.R., Whittington, C.M., Thompson, M.B., M. Byrne, 2019. Intragonadal incubation of progeny in three viviparous asterinid sea stars that differ in offspring provisioning, lecithotrophy vs matrotrophy. Marine Biology, 166(6), 81.
  4. Khan M.M., M. Moniruzzaman, G.M. Mostakim, M.S.R. Khan, M.K. Rahman. 2017. Aberrations of the peripheral erythrocytes and its recovery patterns in a freshwater teleost, silver barb exposed to profenofos. Environmental Pollution, 234, 830-837.
  5. Khan, M.M., M.S.R. Khan. 2017. Shore to landward transect burrow diversity of fiddler crab in a tropical intertidal coast of Chattogram in Bangladesh. Research in Agriculture Livestock and Fisheries, 4(2), 131-140. 
  6. Khan, M.S.R., M.M. Khan, N. Akter, M.A. Wahab. 2016. Strain performance of tilapia in freshwater prawn polyculture. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University. 14(1): 127–134
  7. Khan M.S.R., M.M. Khan, N. Akter, Wahab M.A. 2016. Phytoplankton overgrowth checked by tilapia inclusion in freshwater prawn (Macrobrachium rosenbergii) culture pond. Journal of Entomology and Zoology Studies. 4(5): 80-86 
  8. M.K. Islam, S.A.A. Nahid, M.S.R. Khan, M.E. Ahsan, K.A. Habib, M.M. Ali. 2015. Fishing gears used by the fishers at Rupsha River in Khulna district, Bangladesh. International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies. 4(1): 29-33
  9. Khan M.S.R., H. Akter, N. Sultana, M.G.Q. Khan, M.A. Wahab, M.S. Alam, 2014. Genetic diversity in three river populations of the giant freshwater prawn (Macrobrachium rosenbergii) in Bangladesh assessed by microsatellite DNA markers. International Journal of Agriculture & Biology. 16(1): 195‒200. 
  10. R. Pervin, M.A. Wahab, K. Fatema and M.S.R. Khan. 2012. Effects of addition of Mola at different densities on production of giant freshwater prawn. Journal of Bangladesh Agricultural University. 10(1): 163-167.
  11. K. Fatema, M.A. Wahab, R. Pervin, M.S.R. Khan and H.C. Roy. 2011. Comparison of growth and production performance between male and female Giant Freshwater Prawn in combination with mola. Journal of Environmental Science & Natural Resources, 4(2): 137-142. 
  12. Akter, S., Sultana S., MSR Khan, M Nahiduzzaman, MAR Hossain and MS Alam. 2010. Genetic Characterization of Critically Endangered Puntius sarana (Hamilton) and the Exotic Barbonymus gonionotus (Bleeker) (Cyprinidae: Cypriniformes) by DNA Fingerprinting. International Journal of BioScience, Agriculture and Technology. 2(3): 21-27. 
  13. MM. Kamal, M.S.R. Khan, S M Galib, M.D.G. Nahar and M.R. Haque. 2010. Comparison of plankton communities among freshwater prawn post larvae rearing ponds. International Journal of BioResearch. 1(5): 21-26.
  14. M.M. Kamal, M.S.R. Khan, S.M.S. Rahman, M.R. Haque and M.A. Wahab. 2010. Comparison of growth performance of freshwater prawn post larvae collected from three coastal rivers of Bangladesh. J. Environ. Sci. & Natural Resources, 3(1): 97-100.