Dr. Nilar Aung

Pro Rector

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nilaraung@uy.edu.mm,
nilaraung1965@gmail.com

Academic Qualifications

 

  • 2008: Ph.D. from University of Yangon
  • 1999: Diploma in GIS, from University of Yangon
  • 1999: Diploma in English from University of Yangon
  • 1995: M.A (Geography) from University of Yangon
  • 1986: B.A (Geography) from University of Yangon

Professional History

  • 28-09-1994 -Tutor, Department of Geography, Worker’s Degree College, Yangon
  • 19-05-1995 -Tutor, Department of Geography, University of Yangon
  • 24-07-2000-Tutor, Assistant Lecturer, Department of Geography, Hpa-An Degree College, Kayin State
  • 23-07-2002- Assistant Lecturer, Lecture, Department of Geography, West Yangon University, Yangon.
  • 26-03-2008 -Assistant Lecturer, Department of Geography, University of Yangon
  • 1-02-2010- Lecturer, Department of Geography, MaUbin University, Ayeyawady Region.
  • 15-11-2011 -Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Hinthada University, Ayeyawady Region
  • 30-11-2012 -Professor and Head, Department of Geography, Dawei University, Tanintharyi Region.
  • 23-06-2014- Professor, Department of Geography, University of Yangon, Yangon Region.
  • 15-06-2018- Pro-rector, East yangon University, Yangon Region.

 

Other Responsibilities

Nation Focal for ASEAN Working Group Environmental Education for Higher Education.
Member of the Steering Committee of Sustainable Mekorng Research Network, Bangkok, Thailand.

 

Publications

  1. Nilar Aung (2005) Vegetables Supply for Yangon City, Mega City Yangon, Southeast Asian Modernnities, Berlin, P- 285-295
  2. Zinnwe Myint, Soe Soe Khin, Nilar Aung (2005) Downtoun and Urban Fringe of Mega City Yangon, Southeast Asian Modernnities, Berlin, P- 169-184
  3. Nilar Aung, Khin Maung Zaw (2009) Urban Agriculture: A case of Grass Cultivation in Danyingon Area, Yangon City,  MAAS, Vol VII,No.6
  4. Nilar Aung (2009) Vegetable Consumption Pattern of Yangon City, MUJ,Vol,I.
  5. Nilar Aung (2013) Sustainable Development of Floating Gardern Cultivation in Inle Lake Area. MAASS, Vol XI, No,6, P-215-231
  6. Nilar Aung (2017) Aquaculture of Myanmar,Socio-economic Atlas of Myanmar, ISBN, 978-3-515-11623-7
  7. Nilar Aung (2017) Urban And Rural Population, Socio-economic Atlas of Myanmar, ISBN, 978-3-515-11623-7
  8. Nilar Aung (2018) The History, Necessity, and Potential Role of the Community Development Center of the Universities in Myanmar, CSEAS, Vol-I, P-82-103
  9. Nilar Aung (2019) Rural-Urban Interaction in Rural Development of Peri-Urban Areas in Yangon Region, Myanmar: A Case Study of Hlegu Township, Palgrave Macmillan, ISBN 978-13-2100-9, P-113 -136
  10. Nilar Aung (2019) Poverty Alleviation and Community Empowerment in the Bagan-Nyaung-U Area of Central Myanmar, Palgrave Macmillan, ISBN 978-13-2100-9, P-113 -136

 

Current Research

  • Water Future and Water Consumption Behavior of Selected Households in Thanlyin Town, Yangon Region.
  • Listening to voices on the margins: lessons from the COVID-19 crisis for improving access to clean water for drinking and hygiene in the Mekong Region (SUMMERNET)
  • The Effests of Labour Migration on local farming system of Maubin and Hintada Township, Ayayawady Region.

 

Research Intrest

Human Geography- Agricultural and Rural Development