K.R. Mangalam University

Faculty Profile


Name :

Mr. Charu Chandra Pathak


Email :

charu.p@krmangalam.edu.in


Designation :

Assistant Professor

Education

  • Pursuing Ph.D. from GJUS&T, Hisar, Haryana.
  • Qualified UGC-NET in June 2014 and December 2014
  • Two month online certificate course on Film Appreciation (May 1 - June 30) conducted by NPTEL and funded by Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India.
  • Master of Mass Media from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University with specialization in TV and Video Production, 2010, 79%, Ist Div.
  • B.A. (History) from Delhi University, 2007, 56%, IInd Div.
  • Diploma in Electronics, UPBTE, 1999, 78% Marks, Ist Div.
     
Work Experience

  • 2003-2014       Freelance journalist & linguist
  • Aug 2013 to July 2014  Assistant Professor, Teerthanker Mahaveer University, Moradabad, UP
  • Aug 2014 to December 2014
  • Assistant Professor, Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies, Delhi
  • Jan 2015 to July 2015
  • Regular Visiting Faculty, Teerthanker Mahaveer University, Moradabad, UP
  • Aug 2015 till date      Assistant Professor- K.R. Mangalam University
Biography

He started to work as freelance translator 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 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 to the students of BJMC and Visual Communication & Photo Journalism, Cinema & Popular Culture, TV News Production & Anchoring to the students of MJMC. He also supervised students' film production projects. He has also worked for various administrative positions such as Time Table In-charge, Discipline In-charge, 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
Research

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

  • Research Paper on 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.
  • Paper on 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.
  • Presented a paper 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.
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