We welcome Associate Professor Md. Rashidul Islam Sheikh for joining back to our department. He was away for almost three years for doing his Ph.D. at Graduate School of Public Administration, National Institute of Public Administration (NIDA), Bangkok, Thailand. At the NIDA Mr. Sheikh is doing his Ph.D. research under the supervision of Professor Dr. Ponlapat Buracom. He is doing research on Public Education Expenditure in Bangladesh.