College / Department

Teaching areas

Broadcast journalism, writing for mass communication, theories of mass communication and media and society

Research areas

Media and conflict, news media, and information and communication technologies for social change


BA Political Science and Sociology, University of Balochistan, Pakistan, 1999
MA Mass Communication, University of Balochistan, Pakistan, 2001
MA Telecommunications, Ohio University, USA, 2006
MA Political Science, Ohio University, USA, 2012
PhD Mass Communication, Ohio University, USA, 2012

Professional experience

Adjunct Faculty, Howard Community College, MD, USA, 2015-2016
Senior Editor/International Broadcaster (Multimedia), Voice of America, Washington DC, USA, 2011-2016
Public Information Officer, UNDP/UNAMA Electoral, Kabul, Afghanistan, 2003-2004
Communication Manager, USAID/Population Services International, Kabul, Afghanistan, 2003
Media Officer, UN-HABITAT, Kabul, Afghanistan, 2002-2003


Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC)

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