Journalism and Mass Communication


Vaishnav V.S

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  • Assistant Professor (On Contract)


  • Journalism and Mass Communication

Edu. Qualifications

  • M.A
  • N.E.T
  • S.E.T

Areas of Interest/Specialisation

  • Digital Communication, Film Studies, Communication Theories and Models, Photography and Design, Game Studies and Interactivity

Courses/subject Taught

  • Methodologies And Theories of Mass Communication, Photojournalism, Film, New Media, Development Communication, Pr and Corporate Communication

Field of Research

  • Political Communication


  • 6 years


  • ‘Portrayal of Female Identity in Digital Media: An Investigation based on Selected Indian Web Series’ published in International Journal of Creative Research Thoughts. ISSN: 2320-2882.
  • ‘In Search of Truth in the contested terrain of Fake News: A Survey on Covid 19 related fake news in India during the National Lockdown’ Published on Human Rights International Research Journal Volume 9 Issue 1 ISSN 2320- 6942 Pg. No 11-20.
  • ‘Women Empowerment Through Advertisements: A Textual Analysis of Femvertising Campaigns In Indian Media’ Published on Social Sciences International Research Journal Volume 7 Issue 1 ISSN 2395 – 0544 IMRF Biannual Peer Reviewed (Refereed) International Journal | SE Impact Factor 2.97 Pg. No  79-8

Book chapters/Proceedings

Portrayal of Female Identity in Bollywood Biopics: An Investigation Based on Selected Indian Women Centric Films, Media, Gender: Materiality, Perspectives and Dimensions, In-Depth Communication. ISBN: 978-81-946971-1-4

Papers Presented

  • International Seminar paper presentation at Govt. College Kanjiramkulam TVM on ‘The Influence of Mass Media in representing Stereotypes of Gender and Sexuality’.
  •  National Seminar paper presentation at Pondicherry University on ‘Derivation of Cultural Subaltern Meanings through media’.
  • National Seminar paper presentation at Govt. College Malayinkeezhu TVM on ‘Portrayal of LGBTQ in Media.
  • National Seminar paper presentation at Kannur University on ‘DIGITAL INTERACTIVE MEDIA PLATFORMS’
  • National Seminar paper presentation at Govt. College Malayinkeezhu TVM on ‘Psychological undertones of the victimized- analyzing the Human Trafficking in Taken’
  • National Seminar paper Presentation at SN College Kollam on Visual Narratives.

Duties Performed at College

  • Coordinated a seminar for ‘Agora’ Seminar Series for dept of Journalism, SN College on Visual Narratives, Contemporary Trends and Practices during academic year 19-20
  • Organizing Secretary of Agora Webinar entitled ‘Medium, message and Mayhem: Changing audience Culture’ organized by the Dept. of Mass Communication and English during academic year 20-21
  • Cordinator for certificate courses in film making and Fundamentals of journalism
  •  Tutorship and other academic activities undertaken at Sree Narayana College Kollam.
  • Participated in a One-day workshop representing college for Walk with a Scholar Program held at Govt. Arts College TVM
  • External Examiner for Kerala University (BA. Journalism and Mass Communication)
  •  University Exam paper valuation, Question paper setting & Invigilation duties Undertaken
  •  Documentaries and Newsletters produced.

English Department