IAMCR Ambassador in India - Dr. Uma Shankar Pandey
Dr. Uma Shankar Pandey is Assistant Professor and Head, Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Surendranath College for Women, Kolkata, India (since September 2002). He completed his Masters and PhD. in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of Calcutta, India.
He is a Member Board of Studies at a number of Indian Universities. He has presented papers at a number of International conferences at San Francisco, San Juan, Seattle, London, Dublin, Durban, Istanbul, Bangkok, Colombo, Hyderabad and Kathmandu. He was earlier a senior Journalist with The Asian Age, Kolkata. Also an Editorial Board Member of a number of International Journals. He has published over 15 papers in refereed journals. At present working on an International Project on Journalistic Role Performance and another UGC Project on New Media Literacy. Research interests also include Framing of election news and Study of social media activity. He is also a visiting Faculty at a number of National and International universities.
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