Curriculum Vitae

Name: Hafizur Rahaman

Present Appointment:  PhD Candidate

Contact Information: 
Department of Architecture
School of Design and Environment
National University of Singapore
4, Architecture Drive , Singapore 117566
T: 65-65164536 HP : 65-82871743





Research Areas:

Heritage Interpretation, Virtual/Digital Heritage, Digital Documentation, Virtual re-construction

Serious Game, Interaction Design, Game style interaction, Social Software, Social formation of mind and Activity theory

Teaching Areas:
Teaching Assistant for the course module AR2102, CAD Tutorial (Sem2 2008-09), Dept of Architecture, National University of Singapore.

Academic/Professional Qualifications:

PhD (Architecture) candidate, National University of Singapore, 2008.

Masters of Architecture (cum-laude), Catholic University Leuven, Belgium. 2002.

Bachelor of Architecture, Khulna University, Bangladesh, 1998.


Best paper award from CAADRIA 2010, Young CAADRIA award, 2009. Best paper award from Sandbox: ACM SIGGRAPH 2008.

Nominated for ‘Best of the Web’ award 2011, for the web portal ‘

NUS research scholarship (2008-11), VLIR scholarship (2001-02), Khulna University merit scholarship (1993-97).

Career History:

Senior Lecturer (2003 to Present) Khulna University, Bangladesh (on study leave).

Lecturer (2000 to 2003) Khulna University, Bangladesh.

Professional/Consulting Activities:

Junior Architect (1999 to 2000) Design Vision Ltd, Bangladesh.

Assistant Architect (2000 to 2007) Vive Architects, Bangladesh (part time)

Major Publications (Maximum of 3):

Rahaman, H. & Tan, B. K.:2011, Interpreting Digital Heritage: A Conceptual Model with End-Users’ Perspective. International Journal of Architectural Computing (IJAC), issue 01, volume 9, pp 99-112.

Rahaman, H.:2010, Interpreting Digital Heritage: Interaction, Dialogue and Multiple Perspectives of the Past. SMARTdoc 2010 : Heritage Recording and Information Management in the Digital Age. Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA 19-20 Nov 2010.

Rahaman, H. & Tan, B. K.:2010, Interpreting Digital Heritage : Considering End-User's Perspective. in Dave, B., Li, A. I.-k. & Hyoung, N. G. (eds.) Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Computer Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia, CAADRIA. Hong Kong, 7-10 April 2010.

Updated: 03 February 2012