On January 5, 2018, MD Riaz U Ahmed started as an Assistant Professor in Mechanical Engineering for the Natural and Applied Sciences Department. Riaz was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of South Carolina and an Assistant Professor at Khulna University of Engineering and Technology (KUET) in Bangladesh.
Riaz has a Ph.D. and MS from the University of South Carolina and his BS from KUET. He enjoys traveling and playing games, especially cricket, soccer, chess, and badminton. Riaz loves teaching and having a friendly relationship with everyone around him!
He is married and has 2-1/2-year-old daughter. His hometown is Noakhali, Bangladesh.