Md. Ruyel Miah

Office: International Coastal Network, IIC-3063
Telephone: (709) 864-8019
Email: mrmiah[at]mun[dot]ca

Dr. Ratana Chuenpagdee (Department of Geography, St. John’s Campus)
Dr. Gabriela Sabau (Department of Environmental Policy, Grenfell Campus)

Previous Education
B.Sc. (Hons.) in Fisheries, Sylhet Agricultural University (SAU), Sylhet, Bangladesh 2018

Awards and Distinctions

  • Ocean Frontier Institute Graduate Scholarship 2019
  • National Science and Technology Fellowship, Bangladesh, 2018
  • SAU Graduate Honours (Distinction)
  • Transdisciplinarity (TD) Training Workshop, Sylhet, Bangladesh
  • Travel Grant for Poster Presentation at GFCM (General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean) Fish Forum 2018

Conferences and Presentations
Poster Presentations

  • ‘An Environment friendly Structure for Enhancing Economy and Sustainable Utilization of Mediterranean and Black Sea’; Fish Forum, FAO Headquarters, Rome, Italy, December 2018
  • ‘Blue Economy: A New Horizon of Economic Development of Bangladesh’; 7th Biennial Fisheries Conference & Research Fair, BFRF, Dhaka, Bangladesh 2016
  • ‘The Potential Contribution of Marine Botanical Resources for Enhancing Blue Economy of Bangladesh’; 8th Biennial Fisheries Conference & Research Fair, BFRF, Dhaka, Bangladesh 2019

Oral Presentation

  • ‘Assessing the important biological, economic and social sustainability aspects of mud crab (Scylla serrata) fishery in the Sundarbans mangrove forest’; 1st International Conference of Sustainable Fisheries, Sylhet, Bangladesh 2019

Research Interests

  • Socio-economic Status of Fisherman
  • Small-scale Fisheries
  • Fisheries Governance
  • Conservation and Sustainability


Department of Geography

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Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000