Professor Md. Hafizul Islam has been associated with UCEP Bangladesh since 1990 and currently serves as the member in UCEP Bangladesh Board of Governors (BoG). Professor Islam was the Director and Faculty member of Institute of Social Welfare and Research, University of Dhaka.
He has carried out various research on family planning, nutrition, female enrollment and dropout in primary school, disable children in Dhaka city etc. He serves in Boards of various organizations focusing on social services.