Dr. Najmus Saquib is a scholar of comparative religion; he has been writing on religion and
philosophy since 1990s in his native language, bengali. In God’s Facebook, his first book in
english, Dr. Saquib brought together more than 20 years of research on comparative religion in a
brilliant and creative way.
Dr. Saquib received his bachelor’s degree in engineering from Bangladesh University of
Engineering and Technology (BUET) in 1982. He taught at BUET for a year before coming
to University of Kentucky, Lexington, where he completed his Master’s degree in 1984. He
received his Ph.D. in engineering from University of California at Davis. He founded an
engineering consulting firm in California and ran it for more than a decade before merging it
with a larger firm, of which he is a partner now. He lives in El Dorado Hills, California with his
wife and two daughters.
Dr. Saquib is an accomplished writer and newspaper columnist in Bangladesh before he moved
to USA. He is currently involved in strategic planning of water management with the State of
California. He has been involved in community projects involving people of multiple faiths and