Research Interest: Online media, Media management, Investigative reporting, Media law, media ethics, Censorship, International communications, Comparative media systems, Mass media & society
BTech: IIT Kanpur, 1980
PhD: Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, 1985
Free Flow of Information: A New Paradigm. GREENWOOD PRESS, Westport, Conn, USA. (1986)
Communication Development and Human Rights in Asia. Co-editor with Cees J. Hamelink. Asian Mass Communication Research & Information Center, Singapore. and Institute for Social Studies, The Netherlands.(1990)
Newspaper Management in the New Multimedia Age.Editor. Unesco-Amic, Singapore. (1988)
Press Systems in Asean States.Editor. Asian Mass Communication Research & Information Center, Singapore. (1989)
Communication Structures in Asia and the Pacific: Present State and Future Prospects.Editor. Major Programme I. Reflections on World Problems & Future-Oriented Studies. Bureau of Studies and Programming. United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization, Paris. (1988).
Visiting Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar (Feb 2018 to present)
Editor and Publisher, Little India Magazine, BiggerIndia.com
Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar (Feb 2013 – Dec 2015)
Director, Communications Program & Associate Professor, Albright College (1989-2001)
Senior Program Specialist (Training), Asian Mass Communication Research and Information, Singapore (1987-1989)
Visiting Scholar, Center for Asian Studies, Arizona State University, Tempe (1987)
Editorial Consultant, International News Division, Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, China (1985-1986)
Assistant Professor, News Editorial Sequence; Chair, Curriculum Committee; Chair, Committee for Developing Master of Art Program, Department of Journalism & Mass Communications, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley (1983-1985).