Dr Shah Ehsan Habib is an Associate Professor of Sociology in Dhaka University. Dr Habib has been visiting the USA on an academic exchange program under the auspices of the US State Department. University teachers from seventeen countries including Bangladesh have been taking parts in this program.
They have been looking at different aspects of American society, In an exclusive interview with VOA Bangla Service Dr Habib says that they are trying to introduce American Studies program in Dhaka University. He also reflected on problems in Dhaka University and talked about the emerging competition between the private universities and the state owned universities.