SAMARJIT KACHARI Assistant Professor

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  • Department of Electronic Media & Mass Communication
  • School of Media & Mass Communication
  • samarkachari@gmail.com

Academic Activity

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Educational Qualification (UG,PG & Higher Order)

S.No Degree Subject/Title of thesis University/Board Year of Passing
1 Ph.D. Mass Communication Pondicherry University 2018
2 M.A Mass Communication & Journalism Tezpur University 2004
3 B.A Political Science, History Gauhati University 2002

Area of Specializaion

Development Communication, Journalism and Ethnic Media

Awards / Prizes Conferred

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Teaching Experience

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1 Assistant Professor Electronic Media & Mass Communication Pondicherry University

Research Experience

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Industry Experience

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1 District Media Expert NRHM, Assam Health Communication

Contribution towards Innovation

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Patent Details

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Papers Published in UGC Approved Journals

S.No Title Name of the Authors as per the order in Paper Journal Name Volume, Issue & Page Nos. Year Impact Factor
1 Existence and challenges of tribal language newspapers: An interrogation Samarjit Kachari Shodh Sarita 7 (25), Pp. 150-154 2020 -
2 Perceptions of Healthcare among underprivileged Villagers: A Qualitative Inquiry Samarjit Kachari Language in India 19 (1), Pp. 250-263 2019 -
3 Health in the Milieu of Development and Communication Samarjit Kachari International Journal of Research in Social Sciences 9 (3), Pp. 481-495 2019 -
4 Communication by the marginalized about community health workers and health Samarjit Kachari International Journal of Research and Analytical Review 5 (6), Pp. 242-254 2018 -
5 Portrayal of Assam-Nagaland border dispute by Assamese television news channels Samarjit Kachari Quest Multidisciplinary Research Journal 6 (4), Pp. 48-52 2017 -
6 Role of ASHA and AWW in tackling child mortality and malnutrition: Scope of CSR in providing assistance Samarjit Kachari Vignettes of Research 4 (6), Pp.1-7 2016 -

Papers Published in Peer Reviewed Journals

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Papers Published in Conference Proceedings

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1 Tribal reaction on social media to mainstream media portrayal of tribals: A qualitative study Samarjit Kachari Proceedings of National Seminar on Implications and Influences of New Media Technologies on Journalism (February 12, 2016), published by M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women (Autonomous), Chennai. Pp. 68-74 2016

Books

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Chapters in Books

S.No Title of the Chapters Name of the Authors Title of the Book Publisher Year ISBN No.
1 Role of mobile phones in ASHAs work for empowerment of rural illiterate women on maternal and child health issues Samarjit Kachari New Media: Issues Challenges and Prospects RTM Nagpur University 2016 978-81-925001-8-8
2 Local understanding of Malaria and role of ASHA Samarjit Kachari Traditional Media and Development Issues Kanishka 2014 978-81-8457-586-6

Edited Books

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Ongoing Projects

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Ongoing Consultancy Works

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Completed Projects

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1 Does gender matter? Attribution of responsibility and attitude towards HIV affected persons among male and female population of Pondicherry UGC 18 months 1.20 2013

Completed Consultancy Works

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Career Guidance Offered to students

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List of capability enhancement such as Soft skill development, Remedial coaching, Language lab,
Bridge courses, Yoga, Meditation, Personal Counselling and Mentoring etc.,

S.No Name of the Programme/Scheme Date of Implementation No. of Students Enrolled Agencies Involved

Research Guidance - PG

S.No Year Degree No. of Students Awarded Department/Centre
1 2019 M.A. 10 Electronic Media & Mass Communication
2 2018 M.A. 7 Electronic Media & Mass Communication
3 2016 M.A. 7 Electronic Media & Mass Communication
4 2015 M.A. 6 Electronic Media & Mass Communication
5 2014 M.A. 11 Electronic Media & Mass Communication
6 2013 M.A. 5 Electronic Media & Mass Communication
7 2012 M.A. 8 Electronic Media & Mass Communication
8 2011 M.A. 3 Electronic Media & Mass Communication
9 2010 M.SC 2 Electronic Media & Mass Communication
10 2010 M.A. 3 Electronic Media & Mass Communication

Research Guidance - Ph.D

S.No Student Name Registration Date Registration No. Thesis Title Thesis Submitted Status Thesis Submitted Date Vivavoce Completed Status Date Awarded

Research Guidance - Post Doctoral

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Financial assistance availed to attend conferences / workshops and to pay membership fee
of professional bodies during the year

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E-Lecture Details

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Details of Online Education Conducted

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Invited Talks in Conference/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme

S.No Title of the Paper Conferences/Seminar/Workshop/Training Programme Organized by Whether International / National / State / Regional / College or University Level From To Year
1 Writing for media in the age of convergence Writing for media: writing at the crossroads NAM College, Kallikkandy, Kerala National 02-08-2019 02-08-2019 2019

Conferences/Seminars Organized

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Workshop Organized

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Administrative Responsibilities in the Government and Quasi Government Agencies

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Affiliation in Academic Bodies/Societies

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Participation & Extension Activities (Academic/Administraion)

S.No Name of the Position (Head, Dean, Co-ordinator, Director, etc.,) Duration Nature of Dutites
1 Member, UG/PG Board of Studies in Library & Information Science 3 years BOS meeting
2 Member, PG Board of Studies in Mass Communication 3 years BOS meeting

Participation & Extension Activities (Co-Curricular)

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Collaboration with Institution/Industry

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Faculty Development Programme Attended (Orientation, Refresher, other Short Term Course during the year)

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Details of Executive Development Prog/Management Development Prog. conducted

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Participation in IMPESS, IMPRINT, SPARC, STARS, LEAP Programme etc and DSF Funding Programme

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Enrolment under ARPIT Programme

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