Faculty

Experienced, renowned

Faculty
Professors
Vinod Pavarala, Ph.D. (University of Pittsburgh, USA) – Communication and Social Change, Community Media, Popular Culture. Also holds the UNESCO Chair on Community Media.

Thirumal, Ph.D. (Pondicherry ) – Rhetoric of Development, Theory and History of Media. Also Dean, S N School.

Vasuki Belavadi, Ph.D. (Hyderabad) – Radio, Video Production, Community Media.

Kanchan K. Malik, Ph.D. (Hyderabad) – Print Journalism, Community Media, Media Law and Ethics, Media and Gender, Communication and Social Change. (Head of the Department)

Usha Raman, Ph.D. (University of Georgia, USA) Print Journalism, Health and Science Communication, Digital Media Studies, Feminist Media Studies


Associate Professors
Kennedy, Ph.D. (Osmania) — Television Studies, ICTs for Development / Education.

Sathya Prakash, Ph.D. (Osmania) – Television Production, Documentary Filmmaking, Media Management.

Janardhan Rao Cheeli, Ph.D. (Hyderabad) – Television Production, Documentary Production, Participatory Video.

Assistant Professors
Madhavi Ravi Kumar, Ph.D. (Andhra) – Print and Broadcast Journalism, Convergence Journalism, Development Communication, Digital Media Studies.

Anjali Lal Gupta, M.A. (Jamia Millia Islamia) – Theory and Practice of Journalism, Narrative Journalism, Features and Analytical Writing, Development Journalism.

Retired (Re-employed)
B.P. Sanjay, Ph.D. (Simon Fraser University, Canada) – Political Economy of Communication Technologies, Development Studies, International Communication, Communication/Media Policy.