Present professional status of Aeysha Sultana is Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Sultana obtained M.Sc. (Thesis) degree with specialization in Clinical Psychology from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh in 1999. She received B.Sc. (Honors) degree in Psychology from the same university in 1998. Sultana secured First Class and First position in both the M.Sc. and B.Sc. Examinations. She was awarded the Professor M. U. Ahmed Gold Medal for achieving 1st class and 1st position in post-graduation. Sultana has completed M.Phil. Degree in Social Psychology from the University of Dhaka and PhD degree in Public Health from Flinders University, Australia. She supervises the research students in graduation and post-graduation level. Areas of her interest are social psychology, educational psychology, clinical psychology and counselling.
|Degree Name||Group/Major Subject||Board/Institute||Country||Passing Year|
|Ph.D.||Public Health||Flinders University, Australia||Australia||2017|
|M.Phil.||Social Psychology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2010|
|Masters||Psychology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2001|
|Bachelor||Psychology||University of Dhaka||Bangladesh||2000|
|Title||Organization||Location||From Date||To Date|
|Professor||Department of Psychology, University of Dhaka||Dhaka, Bangladesh||28, Oct 2021||Currently Working|
|Associate Professor (Full-time)||Department of Psychology, University of Dhaka||Dhaka, Bangladesh||21, Oct 2013||27-10-2021|
|Assistant Professor (Full-time)||Department of Psychology, University of Dhaka||Dhaka, Bangladesh||09, Aug 2009||20-10-2013|
|Lecturer (Full-time)||Department of Psychology, University of Dhaka||Dhaka, Bangladesh||22, Jun 2005||08-08-2009|
|Lecturer (Part-time)||Dhaka College||Dhaka, Bangladesh||01, Aug 2002||01-08-2002|
|Visiting Teacher||Department of Psychology, Lalmatia Girls' University College, Lalmatia.||Dhaka, Bangladesh||04, Feb 2002||01-01-2004|
|Subject||Description||Research Interest (Goal, Target Indicator)|
|Clinical Psychology and Counselling||
Coping Strategies, Mental Health, Suicidal Ideation, Anxiety, and Depression
School Bullying, Achievement Motivation
|Personality and Social psychology||
Women's Empowerment, Partner Violence/Domestic Violence, Role Perception, Person Perception, Personality Characteristics, Parental Acceptance-rejection, Intimate Partner Acceptance
|Level of Study||Title||Supervisor||Co-Supervisor(s)||Name of Student(s)||Area of Research||Current Completion|
|No project/research supervision is found|
|Subject||Project Name||Source of Fund||From Date||To Date||Collaboration|
|Principal Investigator of the research project titled “Effect of COVID 19 on Gender-Based Violence: A Study of TMS Microcredit Members in Bangladesh”, Awarded project of the Centennial Research Grant University of Dhaka||01-08-2020||01-08-2021|
|No invited talk is found|
|SL||Collaboration & Membership Name||Type||Membership Year||Expire Year|
|1||Bangladesh Psychological Association (BPA)||Life time||2018||Life Time|
Nuzhat, A. and Sultana, M.A. : Effect of metacognitive ability and selective attention ability on academic performance of adolescents, The Dhaka University Journal of Biological Sciences , vol.30 , no.1 , pp.59-67 , 2021 .
Shamima, A., Sultana, M. A. and Akter, S. : Relationship between personality traits and coping strategies among university students, Bangladesh Journal of Psychology , vol.23 , pp.89-98 , 2020 .
Mahjabin, S. and Sultana, M. A. : Adaptation of the Deo-Mohan Achievement Motivation (n-Ach) Scale for Urban Students in Bangladesh, Social Science Review (Dhaka University Studies, Part-D) , vol.37 , no.2 , pp.285-297 , 2020 .
Hossain, N. and Sultana, M.A. : Single-sex and co-education: Effects on self-concept and academic achievement, Bangladesh Psychological Studies , vol.30 , pp.1-10 , 2020 .
Sultana,M.A., Ward, P.R. and Bond, M. J. : The impact of a bullying awareness programme for primary school teachers: a cluster randomized controlled trial in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Educational Studies , vol.46 , no.1 , pp.106-116 , 2020 .
Sultana, M.A. and Suchana, J. E., Uddin, S.S. : Brightness of attire induced halo effect influencing person perception, Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , vol.41 , pp.81 – 92 , 2019 .
Sultana, M.A. and Bond, M. J., Pulvirenti, M., Ward, P.R. : The impact of a bullying awareness programme for primary school teachers: a cluster randomized controlled trial in Dhaka, Bangladesh, Bangladesh Psychological Studies , vol.29 , pp.29-41 , 2019 .
Uddin, S. S., Dundon, A. and Sultana, M. A. : Impact of Microcredit on Women's Empowerment in Some Selected Villages in Bangladesh: Exploration of Change in Women's Status and 'Peace in the Family', Philosophy and Progress , vol.LXIII-LXIV , no.1-2 , pp.30-64 , 2018 .
Sultana, M.A and Uddin, S.S : Women’s work status related to attitude towards female employment, female role perception and perceived social support in Bangladesh, Regional Studies , vol.XXXI (2) , pp.97-110 , 2013 .
Sultana, M.A and Uddin, S.S. : Work status, number of children, educational qualification and social support as determinants of attitude towards female employment among women in Bangladesh, The Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , vol.36 , pp.15 -25 , 2012 .
Sultana, M.A., Akhter, S. and Islam, S. : Relationship between suicidal ideation and depression, Bangladesh Psychological Studies , vol.21 , pp.91 – 106 , 2011 .
Sultana, A. : Self-esteem and self-efficacy as related to women’s participation in employment, The Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , vol.35 , pp.1 – 12 , 2011 .
Sultana, A. and Naher, J. : Relation of Parental Rejection with Anxiety and Depression, The Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , vol.33 , pp.67 – 78 , 2009 .
Sultana, A., Uddin, M. K. and Rahman, M. G. : Relationship between Parental Acceptance and Intimate Partner Acceptance, Bangladesh Psychological Studies , vol.18 , pp.11 – 18 , 2008 .
Sultana, A. and Leon, M. A. I. : Relation of Academic Self-Efficacy and Locus of Control with Life Satisfaction of Dhaka University Students, The Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , vol.32 , pp.73 – 82 , 2008 .
Sultana, A. and Hossain, M. S. : Relation between Anxiety and Ulcer, The Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , vol.31 , pp.41 – 48 , 2007 .
Sultana, A. and Chanda, M.B. : Effect of Types of Job and Sex on Anxiety, Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , vol.31 , pp.33 – 40 , 2007 .
• Sultana, A. : Relationship of Mental Health, Neuroticism, Extraversion with Life Satisfaction., The Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , vol.28 , pp.29 – 38 , 2004 .
Sultana, A., Sayem, S.M. and Shahidullah, S.M. : Fascism as Related to Political Involvement., The Dhaka University Journal of Psychology , vol.25 , pp.19 – 26 , 2001 .
|International||Australian Post Graduate Award (APA)||2012||Australia||
Australian Post Graduate Award (APA) for PhD
|Local||Received dhaka University Research Grant for conducting M.Phil||2002||Bangladesh||Received Research Grant for conducting M.Phil|
|Local||Book Prize of the University of Dhaka based on results of M. Sc. Examination||1999||Bangladesh|
|Local||Professor M. U. Ahmed Gold Medal Award of the University of Dhaka based on results of M. Sc. Examination||1999||Bangladesh||Gold Medal Award for standing first in first class|
|Local||Book Prize of the University of Dhaka based on results of B. Sc. Examination||1998||Bangladesh|
|Local||Professor Mir Fokhruzzaman Memorial Trust Scholarship in 1997 awarded by the Department of Psychology, University of Dhaka||1997||Bangladesh||
based on the best performance in 2nd year honors final exam