Core Faculty

The ACJ’s programme is conducted by a top-flight fulltime faculty drawn from varied backgrounds in collaboration with distinguished adjuncts and guests from journalism, other professional fields, and the academic world.

Nalini Rajan, Dean of Studies
Key Issues; Deprivation; Identity Politics; Democratic Practices and Institutions

Sreekumar Menon
News Writing and Editing; Tools of the Modern Journalist; Investigative Reporting; English Language Teaching; Culture Studies; Student Affairs

Bindu Bhaskar Balaji
News-writing, Reporting and News Analysis

Nishat Ahmed
Television Production, Field and Studio; News and Current Affairs; Documentary Features

Sampath Kumar
Field and Studio, Radio News and Feature Reportage and Production

V.K. Raghunathan
Reporting, Editing and page layout and design

News Reporting, Writing and editing for the New Media

Ajit Bhaskaran
Television news production; studio production, show formats, packaging; media convergence

News Writing and Editing

Mohan Ramamoorthy
Reporting and news writing for Web; journalism skills for a digital-centric newsroom and for leveraging social media.

Subhashini Dinesh
News writing, reporting and editing for the Digital media; News prioritisation and packaging.

Television Production, Field and Studio; News and Current Affairs

Devadas Rajaram
Multimedia, social media, mobile journalism

Anjana Krishanan
Research Associate

Maharajapuram S. Ganesh Viswanathan
Radio Production (technical Strategies and operations)
Media Perspectives

R. Narayan Kumar
Digital Video Production, Aesthetics of Digital Film-making

Rahul Chandran
Reporting, News writing, Content Curation,
Telling Multimedia Stories, Writing for the Web,
Special Projects.