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Mr. Charu Chandra Pathak

Assistant Professor

Education

  • Short term Film Appreciation course conducted by FTII, Pune 2017. 
  • Online certificate in Film Appreciation conducted by NPTEL and funded by Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India. 
  • UGC NET Qualified in June 2014 and Dec 2014 in Mass Communication & Journalism. 
  • Masters in Mass Communication (Specialization in T.V. Journalism and Video Production) GGSIP University, 2010. 
  • Bachelor in Arts from Delhi University, 2007. 

Work Experience

  • August 2015 – till date – Assistant Professor in School of Journalism & Mass Communication at K.R. Mangalam University. 
  • August 2014 – December 2014 – Assistant Professor at Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies Affiliated from G.G.S.I.P. University. 
  • August 2013 – July 2014 – Assistant Professor in College of Journalism & Mass Communication at Teerthanker Mahaveer University, Moradabad, UP. 
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Work Experience: Independent Filmmaker   

  • Scripted and directed a 80 minute documentary film titled Factories of Death and Despair on the unsafe and hazardous working conditions in the Industrial areas in and around Delhi. 
  • Visual compilation cum documentation of NGOs. 
  • Directed few short films and Ad films as well. 

 

Work Experience as freelance linguist11 Years 

  • May 2003 – August 2013 – As a freelance linguist (writer, translator, editor, reviewer & evaluator) for several translation agencies, and publishers (such as Hind Pocket Books, Parikalpana Publications, Sage Publication etc.). 

Biography

He started to work as freelance linguist since 2003. He had worked for several national and international translation agencies and publishers. Articles and translation of English and Bangla short stories published in Hindi magazines and newspapers like Ahwan, Ravivari Jansatta, Sahara Samay, Anurag. He translated world classics, such as Dominique Lapierre and Larry Collins’s political fiction ‘Is New York Burning’; Lewis Carol’s ‘Alice in Wonderland’. He also translated ‘Politics of post-civil society’ authored by Dr. Ajay Gudavarthy for reputed Sage Publication. He had scripted and directed a 80 minute documentary film titled ‘Factories of Death and Despair’ on the unsafe and hazardous working conditions in the Industrial areas in and around Delhi. The film was awarded certificate by CFBC. He made Ad films and short films as well and supervised more than 10 student films. He is guest faculty in reputed media institutes such as IIMC, TMU, ISOMES, FIMT, IMMM. 

He moved to academics in Aug 2013. During his tenure of teaching and he has taught subjects like Video Production Techniques, Radio Programming & Production, Basics of Camera & Lighting Techniques, TV News & Programs, Media Research to the students of BJMC and Visual Communication & Photo Journalism, Cinema & Popular Culture, TV News Production & Anchoring to the students of MJMC. He has also worked for various administrative positions such as Hostel Warden, Time Table In-charge, Discipline In-charge, Member of Proctorial Board, Programme Coordinator, Syllabus Revision Committee, Academic Review Committee, Research and Publication Team. He has also organized seminars, film festival and media fests. He also developed User Manual of Avion’s AV-DR-1401 Digital Wireless Radio Receiver (First DRM Radio of India) for Communication System Inc.

Interest Area(s)

  • Cinema Studies & Film Production 
  • TV, Video and Radio Production 
  • Media Research 
  • Documentary Filmmaking 
  • Theatre and Street

Research

  • Cinema Studies & Film Production
  • TV, Video and Radio Production
  • Media Research

Conferences/ Symposiums

  • Paper Presented Surrogacy & Films: Cinema is Educating ‘Not-able’ Couples at one-day International Conference on “Divyangs and PMG: A Global Media Perspective” Organised by Punerutthan at IIMC, Delhi.  
  • Paper presented on Media Preference, Political Awareness & Participation: A Study Among University Students During 2017 U.P. Elections at National Conference on “Communicating Sciences and Social Science in the era of Media Divergence” on October 25, 2017 organized by Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Lingaya’s Lalita Devi Institute of Management & Science. 
  • Paper presented on Social Responsibility of Alternative Media & Indian Democracy at National Conference on “Communicating Sciences and Social Science in the era of Media Divergence” on October 25, 2017 organized by Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Lingaya’s Lalita Devi Institute of Management & Science. 
  • Paper presented as first-author, titled VFX: Re-defining the Dimensions of Visual Language in the International Conference on ‘English Language, Literature & Communication: Innovations & Applications in the Teaching – Learning Scenario’ (02nd-03rd February, 2017) organized by School of Humanities, K.R. Mangalam University, Gurgaon. 
  • Paper Presented as co-author, titled Role of Private FM Channels in Shaping Public Opinion: A Study of Delhi’s Traffic Rationing Policy in the National Conference on Media and Public Policy in India (21-22 January, 2016) organized by Centre of Excellence in Public Policy and Government (COEPPG), Indian Institute of Management Kashipur, UK, India. 
  • Paper presented on Paryavarniye Tabahi ko Rokne me Media ki Sakarmak, Sakriyeva Janpakshadhar Bhoomika ki Apariharyata at National Seminar (MIST 2014) on January 10-12, 2014 organized by Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies, Delhi. 
  • Paper presented on Vaikalpik Media: Asehmati Vyakt Karne Ki Aazadi at National Seminar on June 28-30, 2012 organized by Teerthanker Mahaveer University, Moradabad, UP.

Workshops and FDP attended 

  • Attended ten-days Industry Interfaced Faculty Development Programme on ‘Television News Channels: Functions and Practices’ held from 29 Dec, 2017 to 6 Jan, 2018 at Zee, Noida. 
  • Attended one-week Film Appreciation Course from 13th-17th Nobember 2017 by FTII in SGT University, Gurgaon. 
  • Attended Faculty Development Programme on “Paradigm Changes in Education and Taxonomy” held from September 15-21, 2017 at Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Institute of Management & Information Technology, Delhi. 
  • Participated in Video Production Workshop by Dr. Vikrant Kishore at Zee Institute of Media Arts on February 14, 2017. 
  • Attended national conference on Journalism Teaching: Challenges and Solutions organized by IIMC, Delhi on Dec 24, 2016. 
  • Participated in two-day international conference on Development Communication in the Digital Era: Towards Newer Scopes organized by Department of CM&T, GJUS&T, Hisar from 16th to 17th March, 2016. 
  • Attended UGC sponsored one week Interaction Programme-cum-Workshop on Research Methodology for PhD Scholars organized by HRDC Department of GJUS&T, Hisar, Haryana from 15 Feb to 20 Feb 2016. 
  • Attended one-day workshop on Sports Marketing & Production held at Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication, Dwarka, New Delhi on Dec. 13, 2014 and conducted by Mr. Brij Bakshi, Former Additional Director General, Doordarshan and Mr. Sandeep Goel, GM, Dainik Bhaskar Connect. 

Professional Projects / Professional Achievements

  • Attended UGC sponsored one-week Workshop on Research Methodology for PhD Scholars organized by HRDC Department of GJUS & T, Hisar, Haryana from 15 Feb to 20 Feb 2016.
  • Attended one-day workshop on “Sports Marketing & Production ” held at Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication, Dwarka, New Delhi on Dec. 13, 2014 and conducted by Mr. Brij Bakshi, Former Additional Director General, Doordarshan and Mr. Sandeep Goel, GM, Dainik Bhaskar Connect.
  • Attended a 7-day workshop on ‘Research Methodology & Data Analysis using SPSS’ (Jan. 13th-19th, 2014) organized by College of Education, TMU.

Publications

Chapters in Books 

  1. Development of Radio: Indian Perspective written for book named Radio Journalism and Production Published by Galgotia Publishing Company, New Delhi-110002 in 2017, ISBN 978-93-86184-59-7. 
  2. Radio Transmission written for book named Radio Journalism and Production Published by Galgotia Publishing Company, New Delhi-110002 in 2017, ISBN 978-93-86184-59-7. 
  3. What Makes News written for book named Television Journalism and Production Published by Galgotia Publishing Company, New Delhi-110002 in 2017. 
  4. Single & Multi-Camera Production written for book named Television Journalism and Production Published by Galgotia Publishing Company, New Delhi-110002 in 2017. 

Paper Published 

  1. Media Preference, Political Awareness & Participation: A Study Among University Students During 2017 U.P. Elections published in Journal of Advanced Research in Journalism and Mass Communication, Vol 4, No. 3&4 (2017), pp. 61-67, ISSN: 2395-3810. 
  2. Social Responsibility of Alternative Media & Indian Democracy published in Journal of Advanced Research in Journalism and Mass Communication, Vol 4, No. 3&4 (2017), pp. 141-145, ISSN: 2395-3810. 
  3. VFX: Re-defining the Dimensions of Visual Language published in book English Language Teaching: Innovations and Practices Published by Adhyayan Publishers and Distributers, New Delhi-110002, ISBN 978-81-8435-523-9. 
  4. Paryavarniye Tabahi ko Rokne me Media ki Sakarmak, Sakriyeva Janpakshadhar Bhoomika ki Apariharyata, published in book Media Ki Nai Chunautia (New Challenges of Media) – Published in 2014 by Kanishka Publishers & Distributors, New Delhi-110002, ISBN 978-81-8457-649-8. 
  5. Vaikalpik Media: Asehmati Vyakt Karne Ki Aazadi, published in book Media Ke Mudde (Issues of Media) – Published in 2012 by Kanishka Publishers & Distributors, New Delhi-110002, ISBN 978-81-8457-400-5.