Dr. Debashis ChakrabartiDean
Challenge-driven media professional with an outstanding academic record of accomplishments at national and international level for last 31 years as Professor, Dean, Chair of the Department of Journalism & Mass Communication.Excellent track record as Institution Builder: Assam University (India), AMU (India), Visva Bharati (India), Asmara University, Eritrea, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia.Professor of Journalism & Mass Communication for last 18 years. Commonwealth Fellow, UK and Doctoral Research as UGC Research Fellow.Industry experience as Journalist for 10 years; The Indian Express, The Amrita Bazar Patrika and Paribartan.Post Doctoral research from University of Leicester, UK (The BBC and Terrorism);and PhD from University of Calcutta Media Ethics). Published in 10 international journals on research areas of computational journalism, framing, terrorism, media ethics and agenda setting. Published three highly talked about books on contemporary society, politics and media studies.