Dr. Shamsuddin Shahid is working as an Associate Professor in the Department of Hydraulic & Hydrology, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), Malaysia since June 2011. He has about 19 years of teaching and research experiences in the field of hydrology and water resources in different countries like Bangladesh, India, Thailand, South Africa, Germany and Malaysia. Dr. Shahid obtained his PhD in hydrogeology from famous Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Kharagpur, India in 2001. He did his postdoctoral research in Friedrich-Schiller University of Jean-Germany under Alexander von Humboldt Fellowship Program. He also worked as a researcher in Asian Institute of Technology (AIT)-Thailand and Rhodes University-South Africa.
Dr. Shamsuddin Shahid started his research career as a Scientific Officer in Bangladesh Space Research and Remote Sensing Organization (SPARRSO) in 1995. He joined Rajshahi University, Bangladesh in 1999 as an Assistant Professor. He worked there until leaving Bangladesh for higher research in 2005. He joined University of Malaya (Malaysia) as a Senior Lecturer in 2009 and worked there until joining UTM in June 2011.
Dr. Shamsuddin Shahid is recipient of number of honors and awards. He obtained Research Award of the Faculty of Civil Engineering (UTM) in 2013 and Academic Excellence Award (Citra Karisma) in 2014 and 2015.
Dr. Shamsuddin Shahid is associated with many professional bodies working on hydrology and water resources including European Geosciences Union and International Hydrological Society. Details about his publication and research projects can be found in the links given in this web page.