Dr. Jaya N. Patil

Associate Professor & Program Head - BA

Area: Mass Communication and Journalism

Dr Jaya N Patil has done her Doctorate from the University of Pune, Department of Mass Communication and Journalism on Role of Electronic media in Rural Development in North Karnataka.  She did her Masters Degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from Karnatak University, Dharwad and is a Gold Medallist in Post graduation having stood first to the department.

She worked at National Institute of Rural Development, Hyderabad  focussing on research, teaching, training, media activities and has rich experience. She also worked for Indian Institute of Mass Communication & Research, Hubli  as Academic Director as well as Heading the Institute and taught for Post Graduate students and she is having more than 25 years of experience in teaching, training,and in print area.

She worked for corporate and hospitality industry as well as was teaching in Dar es  Salaam, Tanzania for more than 5 years...

She  joined IFIM college as Associate Professor and Program Head for Journalism, Psychology & English department in March, 2018 and serving until date.

She has extensively contributed to various  leading newspapers and Journals   more than 100 articles in leading daily newspaper both in English & Kannada as well as magazines in India. She has participated   many National conferences and also presented papers  at International  conferences in Bled, Yugoslavia  and Seoul Korea. She has  published research papers both in International and National Journals. She had contributed  a chapter for one book on Journalism as well as one book on Bibliography. She  had been abroad to present papers in International Conferences funded and sponsored by DANIDA.

She has specialised in  teaching Introduction to Communication, Print Media Communication,  Reporting, Editing, Media Management, Media Laws & Ethics in India.

Educational Qualification:

  • Doctorate in Ph. D.
    Pune University, Pune
  • Masters of Mass Communication & Journalism
    Karnataka University, Dharwad
  • Bachelor of Literature
    Karnataka Arts College, (Karnataka University), Dharwad

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