Mohammad Mohabbat Khan is a Member, of the Bangladesh University Grants Commission (BUGC). He was the senior most Professor at the University of Dhaka before joining BUGC in November 2011. He earned MPA from Syracuse University and MPA & PhD in Public Administration from the University of Southern California. He has been teaching in the University of Dhaka since 1970. He was Chairman of the Department of Public Administration at the University of Dhaka.
Professor Khan did his post-doctoral research as a Senior Fulbright Fellow at Cornell University and the University of Texas at Austin. He had been a Ford Foundation Research Fellow at the Institute of South East Asian Studies, Singapore. He taught at universities in USA, Nigeria and Jordan. He also served as a Member of Bangladesh Public Service Commission for five years from 1999 to 2004.
Professor Khan has authored 17 books and 6 monographs and published numerous articles in professional peer reviewed journals and contributed chapters in edited books abroad. Professor Khan has been a Member of Editorial Boards of several international journals.