Dr. Sunder Rajdeep: Head of the Department
Dr. Sunder Rajdeep has completed his Masters in Communication and Journalism from Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathawada University, Aurangabad. He has studied for doctoral thesis the title being “Impact of the Chandrapur Akashvani FM center on their beneficiaries”. Joined academics after a brief stint in journalism in Nagpur. He teaches media laws, reporting & current affairs, research methodologies, and metropolitan journalism.
Dr. Sanjay Ranade: Associate Professor.
He has a wide range of experience both in the academic and practical aspects communication and media. In the past, he worked in the field of communication and media in various capacitiess including being a Professor and Director at Jagran Lakecity University Bhopal, Editor at Popular Prakashan Pvt. Ltd, Group News Coordinator at Lokmat newspaperPvt. Ltd, Press Adviser to Union Minister of Power at Power Grid Corporation of India Limited, Media strategist and analyst at Rabtaa Communications Private Limited, Media Consultant at Abacus ICC, Deputy General Manager at IN Mumbai, Senior Metro Correspondent at Bennett, Coleman and Co. Ltd. (Times Group), Principle Correspondent at Emerging Markets Data Plc, Senior Correspondent at Television International, Business India Group, Reporter at Bennett, Coleman and Co. Ltd. (Times Group) and Reporter at The Indian Post. Dr. Ranade is also consultatnt for Indian Communication Design and conducts Communcation Design workshops, Communication audits for corporates, NGOs and individuals.