Name : Dr. Jayanta K. Panda
Designation : Associate Professor
Education : MJMC, Ph.D.
Area of specialization : TV Production, Radio Production, Print Media (Reporting and Editing.
Number of research papers published: Five (05) papers published in International & National repute peer review research journals.
Number of books published/edited: Media Impact on Urban Elite (under process)

He has done his Doctorate and Master in Journalism and Mass Communication from Berhampur University, Odisha. He has rich experience of more than Fifteen Years in academic and media industry. Out of which he spent 10 years in renowned media industries and 6 years in reputed academic institutions. He has worked for well-known media houses like New Indian Express, ETV and STV Samachar. Similarly, he has served reputed academic institutions like, Lovely Professional University, Punjab, IMS Unison University, Dehradun, Amity University Madhya Pradesh, Gwalior, Ravenshaw University, Odisha. He has directed and produced number of news stories and documentary films during his eleven years of professional career. He has received Best Young Journalist Award in 2006 for his outstanding investigative reporting skill. He also actively participated and done many research projects for govt and NGOs. He has published five research papers of National/ International repute peer review research journals. He has attended and presented papers on Four (04) International and Eight (08) National Seminars and Conferences. He has attended Interdisciplinary Faculty Development and Orientation Programme. He also organized one National Seminar on title Communication: Emerging Trends and Future Prospects. He has guided 40 dissertation projects at post-graduate level and two Ph.D scholars doing research under his supervision. He is a Member of “International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR), UK”. His area of interest lies in TV production, Radio Production, Print Media, Multi-Media Production and Media Management.