Ass prof. Saurab Kishore Munshi is working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology, Stamford University Bangladesh since March, 2016. He is the coordinator of MS Program of the Department. He joined in the University as a Lecturer on May, 2011. He previously worked in the National Tuberculosis Reference Laboratory (NTRL), Bangladesh as a researcher for nearly one and half years. Saurab Kishore Munshi completed his B. Sc. (Hons.) and MS in Microbiology from Department of Microbiology, Stamford university Bnagladesh. He started his research career in the International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (icddr,b) in 2008. There he worked on the detection of diarrheagenic E. coli from surface water. During his MS study, he concentrated to the research on tuberculosis with the joint collaboration with National Tuberculosis Reference Laboratory (NTRL), Dhaka, Bangladesh. He worked there on the various approaches for the detection of drug resistant tuberculosis and published a numbers of papers in reputed journals. Afterwards, during his faculty tenure, he is actively involved in research and is supervising several of research students with a continual output as reflected through his extensive national and international papers. Overall, he has been involved in microbiological research for 12 years. He has already published 39 original research and review articles in different reputed international and local journals.
Food Microbiology, Environmental & Agricultural Microbiology, Tuberculosis, Clinical Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology, Cell Biology.