K.M. Mahiuddin is a professor of Government and Politics, Jahangirnagar University and Visiting Professor of Social Rehabiliation Faculty, Kobe Gakuin University, Japan. He received Ph. D in Political Science from the University of Heidelberg, Germany with DAAD scholarship. He was the Chaiman of Government and Politics Department, Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka from September 2010 to September 2013. His reserach interests include e-governance, legislative process and political party mangement. Dr. Mahiuddin has completed several research projects in the rea of e-governance, political campaigning and legislative process funded by Jahangirnagar University and Bangladesh University Grants Commission. He has published widely on parliament, local government, political party and e-governance in reputed journals. He is the author of several books i.e. The Parliamentary Committee System in Bangladesh: An Analysis of its Functioning (VDM Verlag, Germany, 2009), Women Representation in the Union Parishad (Local Government) of Bangladesh (BNPS, Dhaka, 2000). Dr. Mahiuddin was also involved writing MP Handbook for the Bangladesh Parliament from 2013-2014.
Dr. Mahiuddin offers several core courses in his department i.e. Political Managment, Local Government and Rural Development, Political Systems of Afirca and E-Governance. Last couple of years he had supervised number of Ph D, M Phil and MSS students on different issues.
In addition of teaching and research, Professor Mahiuddin has been working for various consultancies specializing in parliament, e-governance, local government. As a project director Dr. Mahiuddin has completed a good number of researches. As a members of evaluation team he evaluated several development projects implemented by UNDP in Bangladesh. As a team leader he has conducted a study on ‘Social Media Usages in Public Sector in Bangladesh’ funded and faciliated by the Access to Information Project (a2i), ICT Devision, Bangladesh Government.