Dr. N Nazini - VISCOM

Ms N Nazini is an Assistant Professor and Head at the Department of Visual Communication, Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology (Deemed University), Chennai, Tamilnadu. She joined in the year 2005 as a Lecturer and has a successful track record of more than 15 years in the field of higher education teaching. She has submitted her doctoral research thesis at the Department of Electronic Media & Mass Communication, Pondicherry University (A Central University), Puducherry, Tamilnadu. Her academic and teaching interests are Film studies, Journalism, and Media studies.

  • 15 years 8 months in teaching and 2 years in Industry
  • PhD: Dept of Electronic Media and Mass Communication - Mass Communication – thesis submitted – Pondicherry University, Pondicherry.
  • M.Phil : Dept of Mass Communication - Mass Communication  in 2006 , Mother Teresa Women’s University, Kodaikanal
  • PG: M.Sc: Dept of Media Sciences, M.Sc Electronic Media in 2005 , Anna University, Chennai.
  • UG: B.Sc (Computer Science) in 2002, JBAS Women’s College, Chennai
  • Coordinated and Volunteered at Chennai International Film festival ( CIFF-2019 )
  • Invited as a Key note speaker - National Conference on "Women in the media -Challenges and accomplishments 2019" by Dept of Media Sciences, Anna University, Chennai.
  • Participated in Round Table Meet on Mass Communication – India’s International Science Festival, by Govt of India, at NIOT, Chennai (13/10/2017-16/10/2017).
  • An Article published in Chellamey Magazine (Tamil version) on “Parenting” Tips -2019
  • Invited as a guest speaker at GURU NANAK COLLEGE  –‘Drishtand 2018’ - Panel discussion on communication through visual media – Challenges and Opportunities.
  • Conducted and Organized Out Reach activities for Visual communication Students - Wall Painting at MTC Thiruvanmiyur and MTC Tondiarpet workshop.
  • Every year Organized and conducted  LEGEND Short film festival  
  • Biennially organized EIDOS Photographic Exihibition to Show the talents of the students.
  • Organised more than 50 events like Workshops, Guest lectures, Career orientation programmes, industrial visits, and Interactive sessions for visual communication Students.
  • Invited as Key judges for Short film festival at DBICA, ASCENDAS and TECH MAHINDRA

Syllabus committee member at SDNB Vaishnav College for Women, Chennai

Awards & Recognitions
  • Qualified UGC NET –DEC 2014
  • She has presented papers at national and international conferences. She has published many book chapters in the field of Film studies in both (English &Tamil Language) and ICT in education.
  • Diploma in Graphics & animation in 2004, Arena Multimedia, Kilpauk.
Area of Interest
  • Film studies,
  • Digital Media in Education,
  • Cultural studies.

HOD - Visual Communication,
Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology (Deemed to be University,)   
Jeppiaar Nagar, Rajiv Gandhi Salai,
Chennai - 600 119. Tamilnadu, INDIA.
E-mail: viscomhod[at]sathyabama.ac.in