Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

Media Studies, Communication Theory, Media History & Criticism, Popular Culture, Culture & Media Industries, Globalization

Research areas

Stardom and celebrity studies, gender studies, popular culture, globalization, culture & media industries, South Asian diaspora, contemporary Indian film and television

Education

PhD, Media & Cultural Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison, United States
MA, Media & Cultural Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison, United States
GD, Print Journalism, Indian Institute of Mass Communication, India
BA, Mass Communication & Videography, St. Xavier's College, University of Calcutta, India

Professional experience

Assistant Professor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2015 - Present)
Adjunct Instructor at American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates(2012 - 2015)
Teaching Assistant at University of Wisconsin-Madison, United States(2005 - 2012)

Memberships

American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA), 2016 - present
International Communication Association (ICA), 2012 - present
Society for Cinema & Media Studies (SCMS), 2006 - present
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