Mazbahul G. Ahamad is a postdoctoral researcher of a National Science Foundation (NSF)-funded research project at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL), where he is working on comparative brush management strategies, effect of wildfire on woody encroachment, and social and ecological indicators of woody transition in the Great Plains of the USA.
Mazbahul broadly studies social, environmental, and behavioral causes of human decision-making processes, outcomes, and policies regarding environmental and public health concerns using data from surveys, experiments, time series, and metadata. His recent work investigates household smoke-exposure risks; self-reported health and health attitudes; the impact of health education on preventive health behaviors and outcomes, and the mental model-based repeated multifaceted intervention design. He has published widely on topics ranging from human dimensions of natural resource, environment, and public health; food-energy-water nexus; and climate vulnerability, resilience, and adaptive strategy-related issues in Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, Uganda, and the USA.
Mazbahul's research has appeared in a variety of publications including The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Energy Policy, Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, and Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change. He is the academic/associate editor of the journals Data in Brief, BMC Research Notes, and Global Health, Epidemiology and Genomics.
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