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Mashrufah Khatun



Bachelor of Science in Agricultural Economics Master of Science in Agricultural Economics (Finance)

Contact details

Mashrufah Khatun is a dedicated PhD candidate at the Resource, Environment, and Development of Crawford School of Public Policy, supported by the prestigious AGRTP scholarship. With a strong academic background, Mashrufah previously served as an Associate Professor at Bangladesh Agricultural University. Her expertise lies in the intersection of agricultural economics and public policy. Passionate about addressing gender dynamics in agriculture, her current research explores the implications of the feminization of agricultural labor on gender equality and women’s well-being in rural Bangladesh. Mashrufah brings a wealth of experience and commitment to advancing knowledge in agricultural policy and empowering women in the agricultural sector. She received Prime Minister Gold Medal Award 2012, National Science and Technology Fellowship Award 2012 during her studentship in Bangladesh.

PhD programme

Resource, Environment and Development

Supervisor(s) and panel members

Topic title

Feminization of Agricultural labor


Scholarships and fellowships

AGRTP International Fee-Offset Scholarship AGRTP International Scholarship

Employment history

Worked in the following positions at Bangladesh Agricultural University: Associate Professor (February 2022 to present) Study leave Assistant Professor (February 2015 to February 2022) Lecturer (February 2013 to February 2015)

Mailing address

Crawford School of Public Policy
ANU College of Asia & the Pacific
J.G. Crawford Building No. 132
Lennox Crossing
The Australian National University
Canberra ACT 2601 Australia

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