Research Focus

Faculty members of Mass Communication and Journalism Department have diverse research interests focused on media and communication to ensuring that our research contributes to the arena of journalism as well as well-being of our society. We are committed to achieving excellence in research to provide a creative and supportive environment where ideas are generated and flourish. Specific research interests include:

  • Interpersonal, group and organizational communication research
  • Communication/media policy
  • Audience research
  • Gender and communication/media
  • International communication
  • Media (broadcast and print) content research
  • Small/folk/traditional media
  • Media and Law
  • Globalization, culture and media
  • Political economy of communication/media
  • Journalism research
  • Media and sports
  • Media literacy/education research
  • Political communication research
  • Media and politics
  • Health communication
  • Media and religion
  • Media and popular culture
  • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
  • Social media
  • Environment, climate and communication.