Education
Educational Qualifications
Bachelor of Arts English(Hons)

2003-2006

MCM DAV College for Women-36 (Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India)

MA Mass Communication

2006-2008

Punjab University (Chandigarh, Chandigarh, India)

Professional Experience
Assistant Professor

2010 -to- Till Now

School of Communication Studies

Responsibilites: TEACHING
Lecturer

2009 -to- 2010

MCM DAV College for Women-36

Responsibilites: TEACHING
Feature Writer

2008 -to- 2009

The Times of India

Responsibilites: Reporting and Feature Writing
Stringer

2007 -to- 2008

The Times of India

Responsibilites:
Achievements
Awards & Honours
Awarded rank 1 in the PhD entrance examination of School of Communication Studies, Panjab University.
Certificate award for being on the merit list in the matriculation examination (English)
Workshops/Training
Attended a Workshop

on Research Methodology, organized by Panjab University, Chandigarh,
in 2014

Attended a Workshop

on SPSS, organized by Department of Statistics, Panjab University,
in 2011

Research Paper/Articles Published
Changing Trends of Newspaper Text: A Content Analysis of Feature Stories in The Tribune’

Journal: Media Studies, Vol 2 (No.1) 2012

ISSN/ISBN No: ISSN 0976 -1322

‘The Newspaper Makeover: A Study of Changing Trends in the Language and Typography of Feature Stories in the Newspaper’

Journal: IMS Manthan

ISSN/ISBN No: ISSN number 0974 -71

Research Papers/Articles Presented
‘Changing for the consumer : A study of newspaper content evolution and reader need gratification’

presented at International Conference of Applied Psychology , organizied by Panjab University , International

‘Gender portrayal in mass media : issues and challenges’

presented at Women Study Centre , organizied by Punjabi University, Patiala on 2011-11-26 , International

‘Changing trends in media ownerships at an International Media Conference

presented at Changing Global Paradigms of Mediascape , organizied by Punjabi University, Patiala on 2011-10-21 , International

Change in Language of Newspaper Text : A Content analysis of Feature stories in Centenarian Newspapers’

presented at National Conference on Changing Trends in Language , organizied by Society at Institute of Engineering & Technology - Bhaddal , National

‘Education for all versus Digital Divide: The role of ICTs in Formal , Non Formal and Informal educa

presented at National Seminar on ‘Millennium Development Goals and Mission on Education Through ICT : the challen , organizied by ICSSR , Panjab University, Chandigarh on 2011-09-07 , National

Role of Mass Communication in strengthening the society, economy and welfare

presented at The second Chandigarh Social Science Congress , organizied by Panjab University, Chandigarh , National

‘Citizen Journalism’

presented at First Chandigarh Social Science Congress , organizied by Panjab University, Chandigarh , National

Others
Teaching Areas: Advertising, Public Relations, Feature Writing, Design, Media Industry
Research Area: Print Media, Feature Writing, Advertising.
Computer Literacy: • Working knowledge of MS word, MS excel, Power point and QuarkXPress and SPSS
Language Proficiency: English, Hindi and Punjabi.
Project Work
Professional Association