Mohammad Rezaul Karim has had over 21 years of experience developing human resources in public sector. He is currently deputy director at Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre (BPATC), the apex-training institute for civil servants in Bangladesh. Dr Reza studied public administration at the University of Dhaka. He received a master’s degree in human resource management at the University of Leeds in the UK in 2007 and a doctorate in public policy and management at the National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA) in Bangkok, Thailand, in 2015. He serves as a part-time teacher in the department of development studies of the University of Dhaka and the BRAC Institute of Governance and Development (BIGD).