Gitiara Nasreen : Dept. of Mass Communication and Journalism, University of Dhaka
Gitiara Nasreen, Ph.D. (University of Hawaii) is Professor and former Chairperson of the Department of Mass Communication and Journalism at the University of Dhaka. She has been a Fellow at the East West Centre, Library of Congress, University of British Columbia, University of Padova, and a Fulbright Scholar at Howard University.
Prof. Nasreen conducts research and has published widely in the areas of culture, media, and gender. In addition, she has facilitated several trainings and workshops at home and abroad for media professionals and activists.
She has been involved with the Global Media Monitoring Project, Global Alliance on Media and Gender, South Asian Women’s Network, Norwegian Center for International Cooperation in Higher Education; and several other right-based, monitoring, and advocacy groups and non-profit organizations in different capacities.