Abdullah Al-Maruf

Dr. Al-Maruf is working as a Professor at the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh. In 2023, he received Fulbright Research Fellowship to work on climate resilience through ecosystem services at Columbia Climate School in Columbia University, USA. He worked as a research collaborator at the Mershon Center for International Security Studies at Ohio State University (USA) in 2019. In 2017, he completed his PhD from the University of Cologne, Germany. His research interests span climate resilience, disaster resilience, ecosystem services, and livelihood succession, focusing on coastal Bangladesh. He is keenly interested in collaborating with distinguished academics worldwide, considering his research field of interest.

Fields of Interest

Climate risks and adaptation, disaster resilience, ecosystem services, land use changes, crop insurance, human capital, coastal migration, Bangladesh and India


PhD in Disaster Resilience, University of Cologne, Germany.

MSc in Geography & Environmental Studies, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh. 

BSc in  Geography & Environmental Studies, University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh.