Muktadir S. Hossain completed his graduation on Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of Dhaka in 2000. He completed his Ph.D. from the University of Tokyo, Japan in 2004. He joined NCI, NIH, USA with a Fogarty Cancer Research Training Award as post-doctoral fellow. He worked as a Senior Research Fellow in Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, China. He was serving as a Research Professor in the Jeonbuk National University, South Korea before joining North South University as an Associate Professor.