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Dr. Amit Chawla

HOD & Associate Professor, Mass Communication

amit.chawla@sharda.ac.in

About

Dr. Amit Chawla is a Doctorate in Mass Communication from Jamia Millia Islamia, a Scholar at Indian Institute of Management (IIM-Kashipur) and a Qualified Trainer from ITC-Netherlands. With an experience of over 15 years, he has taught thousands of students of top institutions including those from National Institute of Fashion Technology, Jamia Millia Islamia, Amity University, Mewar University, Indian Institute of Photography, JICM, FDDI, NIT, IITTM etc. Aside, he also has close affiliation with media & corporate sector. Some of the organizations that he has been previously associated with include Canon India, Staff Selection Commission, Prasar Bharati, Press Information Bureau, Doordarshan, Sahara India and NTPC. He is also the founder of India's first on-site photography and film making workshops titled-PHOTOSHALA. Presently, he is heading the Department of Mass Communication and the community radio station - 'Suno Sharda 90.8 FM' at Sharda University.

Experience
  • 15 Years
Qualification
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Mass Communication  Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi
  • Master of Arts (M.A.) Mass Communication Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi
  • Bachelors in International Business & Finance, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi
  • Internationally Certified trainer by OcÄ“ - International Training CenterNetherlands
  • Higher National Diploma Multimedia & Computing EdExcel University (Pearson Group), London
  • Executive Certificate Program Digital Marketing Indian Institute of Management, IIM Kashipur
Award & Recognition

  • Curriculum Advisor for Jan Shikshan Sansthan (Ministry of HRD)
  • Founder of PHOTOSHALA – Indias first organized media workshops

Research

  • Attended International Conference – ‘Media Landscape in Digital Age
  • Published 2 Research Papers in International Media Journals
  • Published 5 articles & produced over 100 Photographs & Videos till date
  • Attended workshop titled ‘SPSS in Research & Data Analysis by JMI
  • Attended 2 Faculty Development Programs by AUUP
  • Attended International Seminar on Distance Education Methodology by Amity University
  • BSI Certified Quality support and Internal Auditor ISO 90012000 and ISO 140012004
  • Certified by Microsoft India for Faculty Connection Program on ADT

Certifications

  • Internationally Certified trainer by OcÄ“ - International Training CenterNetherlands
  • Higher National Diploma Multimedia & Computing EdExcel University (Pearson Group) London
  • Executive Certificate Program Digital Marketing Indian Institute of Management,IIM Kashipur

Area of Intrest

  • TV & Radio Production
  • Photography
  • Digital Marketing
  • Mass Communication Theories
  • Media Research