Professor Dr. Md. Mahbubar Rahman, born in 1953, joined as Vice-Chancellor of the Bangabandhu Seikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University (BSMRAU) on March 20, 2013; is a Professor of Entomology in the faculty of Agriculture; served as Director (Planning & Development) since 2010 to 2013; founded as Dean the Faculty of Fisheries in 2007 and served there as Dean during November 2007 to December 2011; maintained an excellent academic career in all public examinations; obtained B. Sc. Ag. (Hons) and M. Sc. Ag in Entomology from the Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU), Mymensingh in 1976 and 1978 respectively, and PhD in Entomology with specialization in Pesticides Toxicology in 1985 from the Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), New-Delhi, India with the Fellowship from the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), Canada; started scientific career at the Bangladesh Institute of Nuclear Agriculture (BINA) in 1978 and Bangladesh Agricultural Research Institute (BARI) in 1979 as Scientific Officer and became Senior Scientific Officer there in 1986; switched over to academic profession as Associate Professor in Entomology at the then Institute of Postgraduate Studies in Agriculture (IPSA) in 1996; played a vital role in transforming IPSA into the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Agricultural University (BSMRAU) in 1998; became Professor of Entomology in 2000; served as Head of the Department of Entomology three times; served intermittently as the International Consultant with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (UN-FAO); serving as the Chief Editor of IHPA Newsletter, Ambassador of IHPA, Denmark and as the President of Bangladesh Entomological Society; served as External Assessor of University SAINS Malaysia (USM) for Professor/Associate Professor recruitment in February 2012; so far supervised 9 PhDs and 30 MSs and published more than 65 national and international high quality articles including a contribution in the Minnesota University (USA) World IPM Textbook; participated in several national and international seminars, workshops and forums; and serving in a number of important national committees.