SJMC KRMU Faculty Mr. Nazrey Hossain


Nazrey Hossain

Mr. Nazrey Hossain

Assistant Professor -Journalism & Mass Communication

Interest Area(s)

Cinema and Digital Storytelling, IKS( Traditional Knowledge),Visual Communication and New Media, Ethics, Cyber and International laws in a AI- driven world of Communication, Surveillance and Privacy, Social Changes, Migration and Identity; Fine Arts: Music, Theatre , Painting and Graphics; Travelling and Trekking.

Mr. Nazrey Hossain is an Assistant Professor-at the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, (SJMC), KR Mangalam University, Gurugram, Haryana. He has been an Assistant Professor, a Full-Time Faculty in Mass Communication & Media Technology at SGT University. He was also engaged with LLDIMS and MBICEM-under Guru Govind Singh-I.P. University; LU and Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi from 2012 till 2018.
He was also an adjunct faculty with Pioneer Media School-Pi; AIMC (Dwarka); IAAN SoMC ; and IIMM, New Delhi, particularly teaching, learning and mentoring the UG & PG students and scholars of Radio and TV Journalism, Visual Communication, Development Journalism, New Media, Environment Communication, Creative Writing, Documentary Filmmaking and Digital Filmmaking, Cyber Law, CSR , P. R. and AV Documentation.
He was until January, 2022 the Consultant, Production and Research for Eyeses BV, a Film and Multimedia Production and Training Organisation associated with Leiden University and V4T, The Netherlands and also with DD NEWS (Indian National TV Network) as an Assistant News Editor.He is an Alumnus of RNTC, an NFP awardee (International Fellowship) of NUFFIC and Foreign Ministry of The Netherlands and also of Calcutta University [West Bengal] and GJUST (Hisar, Haryana).
He has an extensive experience as a Documentary and an Ethnographic Filmmaker. He started his professional trajectory initially in Celluloid Filmmaking in Calcutta Days with Directors, including Mrinal Sen, Buddhadeb Dasgupta, Roland Joffé, A. Jansse and Nitesh Roy. He had undertook many Professional Media Training Workshop with National and International Stalwarts including under the guidance of Satyajit Ray, Jean-Claude Carrière, Gaston Roberge (Chitabani) and professional mentored by DW-TV (Training Centre), Contract Advertising (I) Ltd, ZDF TV, Sanskriti Foundation, and Radio Netherland International. 
He also interviewed Jean Rouch in Paris on the art and aesthetics of Ethnographic film-making with a demonstrated history of working in the education management and cross-media industry, including many International Film, Television, Interactive Project, Digital Production, Media Management, Action Research and Visual Anthropological Documentation over three decades across the countries in Asia and E.U., particularly in difficult to reach areas inhabited by ethnic, tribal and indigenous groups.
Having a special interest in Health Communication and BCC, he served as a full-time IEC, Media Consultant and PR Manager with NACO & AYUSH, Government of India, running  multiple campaigns and media planning, targeted intervention programmes including HIV/AIDS under World Bank, UN, WHO, Clinton and Gates Foundation, John Hopkins University and other International Agencies’ collaborative projects. He has a good numbers of publications and has curated numerous Multi-Media and Visual Communication Projects including Still Photography. 
  • 10+ Secondary Examination, 1993
  • 10+2-Higher Secondary Examination, 1993
  • B. A. (Calcutta University), 1987
  • Master in Mass Communication and Journalism- MMC(GJUST) , 2006
  • EPPC-TV (International Training Course) at RNTC, Hilversum, as a NFP Fellow , an International Fellowship under NUFFIC and Foreign Ministry, Royal Government of The Netherlands, 1996
  • Qualified National Eligibility Test (NET) for Lectureship/Assistant Professor by UGC, Government of India, 2012.
  • Certificate Course “Perspective on Indian Photography” an advanced course on Photography, including the aspects of History, Theory, Practice, Curation and Archive and Afterlife of Photography with faculty from JNU, MCRC-JMI, AUD and Professional Practitioners; The course was curated and organised by Sanskriti Kendra and Alkazi Foundation, New Delhi, February to April,2017
  • Assistant Professor at K.R. Mangalam University [SJMC]Gurugram since,02/2022
  • Assistant Professor at MBICEM [under GSS-IP University], New Delhi, at the Department of Mass Communication & Journalism [2017].
  • Assistant Professor at SGT University, Gurgaon at the Department of Mass Communication & Media Technology (MC & MT) for UG and PG courses [2016-2017].  
  • Academic Associate at Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) New JNU Campus, New Delhi. I was a full-time faculty, and have taught Development Journalism, Visual Communications, Photography, New Media, Radio and TV Journalism, Development Writing, Research and Country Presentation [March, 2012 till September, 2014].
  • Assistant Professor at BJMC Department of LLDIMS (under GGS IP University), Mandi Road, New Delhi and LU [Lingaya’s University]; [2014-2015].  
  • External Examiner for I.P. University (GGSIPU) including VIPS [Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies) and at TIPS [Trinity Institute of Professional Studies].
  • Adjunct & Visiting Faculty: 2003-2012: Taught Mass Communication and Journalism (RTV, Broadcast Journalism and Visual Communications) at five Institutes in Delhi.
  • Freelance documentary and film assignments in Calcutta /Delhi1989-1992
  • Film Executive & AV  In charge, Contract Advertising ( I) Ltd,Delh-1993-94
  • Producer & Director of shorts, documentary, advocacy and educational projects for EMPC- IGNOU, NGOs, CSOs, Corporate and International Agencies for M/s Déjà vu Communications, New Delhi,1993
  • Producer, BiTV-TVI-Ecologic (a weekly environment programme.)1994-95
  • IEC Consultant at National AIDS Control Organisation (NACO), MoHFW, GOI; 2006-2007
  • Media Consultant and PR Manager at the Department of AYUSH, MoHFW, Government of India 2007-2009.
  • Freelance, short term, independent media and film projects,2009-2012
  • DFF( MoI&B, GOI) , IFFI- Delhi , Goa , Delhi ,2018
  • ANE (English)DD-News (including assignments for DD-INDIA) Mandi House, New Delhi, since , March 2018.[part time].
  • Few Action Research Projects on IKS, Environment, Communication, Health, Indigenous Communities’, Oral Traditions and also as a guide to over 10 Master and PG Diploma students on curriculum based and their development & communication related assignments.
As a paper presenter, FDF, for Talks, and as a Panelist
  • Certificate Course- “One Week FDP on Research Methodology in Media Studies”, Organized by Faculty of Mass Communication & Media Technology, SGT University, Gurgaon, August,2021.
  • Presented a paper entitled: ”CSR, Ethical Practices, and Art of Corporate Communication”, at an International Conference "Social Responsibility of Business: Big Push and Its Sustainability" organised by Faculty of Commerce and Management, SGT University, Gurgaon (Haryana), December 19-20, 2016.
  • Joint Author/ Presenter of a paper entitled: “Corporate Social Responsibility-A Big Tantrum or a Trump-Card to Success”, at an International Conference "Social Responsibility of Business: Big Push and Its Sustainability" at SGT University, Gurgaon (Haryana), December 19-20, 2016. 
  • The abstract of my paper(joint) entitled: “The traditional media, IKS and mass communications techniques vis a vis emerging media tools among the indigenous peoples of Eastern Nagaland (Frontier Nagaland) in the digital age” has been selected for: ‘International Conference on Media and Communication: Prospects and Challenges’, organised Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication (SIMC), Pune, October 6-7, 2016.
  • Presented a paper entitled: ‘SANT RAVIDAS: A MODERN COMMUNICATOR OF MEDIAEVAL INDIA’ at JNU, February, 2015, New Delhi.
  • Presented a paper on North East Indigenous Worldview (of Eastern Nagas) at LLDIMS’s National Conference, 12 February, 2015, New Delhi.
  • Participated at FDP on Sports and Media organized by AIMC, November, 2014.
  • Presented a paper, entitled: “INVISIBILITY WITHIN VISIBILITY”, at ICSSR’s National Seminar, organized by University School of Mass Communication GGS-IP University on:" Gender Sensitization & Media” from February 27-28, 2014.
  • Presented a paper cum audio visual presentation entitled: “Beyond the Margin: Oral Traditions and Livelihood Patterns among the selected Hill peoples of South Asia”, at XXVII Indian Social Science Congress, Gandhigram Rural Institute (Deemed University), Tamil Nadu, January 16 –20 2005.
  • Presented a paper entitled: “Changing Human Behaviour and the role of Media in North-East”, at “Back to Life”: a Multimedia workshop cum stakeholders meet to combat substance abuse (Intra Venous Drug Users) and HIV/AIDS among the youth in the North Eastern India, at Dimapur, Nagaland, 2004.
  • Presented a paper at UGC Seminar--“Cineaste's Worldview-a Transcendental Journey in Quest of New Space and Time”, at Calicut University: International Seminar on Cinema and Philosophy", Calicut, Kerala, 2000.
  • Presented a paper entitled: “New and emerging media technology –tools for better communication or ex-communication” at the National Symposium “Communicating with Youth Towards 2020 Perspective Plan for Youth up to 2020: Issues and Challenges”, organized by Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth, GOI, 1997.
  • Professional training in Filmmaking and Cinema study under Satyajit Ray, Mrinal Sen and Gaston Roberge (s j)-Chitrabani, Buddahdev Dasgupta, Rolland Joffe (Hollywood), Jean-Claude Carrière (FEMIS, Paris), Dr. Christian Grote( DW-Berlin TV TC), Frans Stultiens (The Netherlands),Jean Rouch ( Paris),Kumar Sahani(FTII), Mani Kaul, and many others Social Scientist, Pscychologist,Chroniclers, Traditional Masters and Young Professionals worldwide.
  • Country(India) Producer- Water: Drops of Life
  • Co-organiser and focal point –World Press Photo Exhibition in New Delhi in March 2017
  • NPF Fellow-EPPC-TV, 1996( The Netherlands)
  • Contributor to SGT University, publication -website and social media platform. 
  • Founder/ Editor of “Persona” a quarterly of LLDIMS- Lingaya’s Lalita Devi Institute of Management and Sciences (LLDIMS) is affiliated to GGSIP University and a sister concern of Lingaya’s Group of Institutions, Mandi, New Delhi, 2015. 
  • BOOK-Joint author of a text book on Sound Design/Sound Assistant for NIOS (Min. of HDR, GOI) vocational course, supported by CEMCA (Canada), 2014.
  • BOOK: Contributor to – “Where the Sun Rises, When Shadows Fall: The North East”- on indigenous peoples and their worldviews. Published by OUP, 2006.
  • BOOK: Contributor to – “Chhattisgarh - A timeless living legacy”- Coffee Table Book (for Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Govt. of Chhattisgarh), New Delhi, 2006.
  • Published a profile cum interview with Prof. Josef Alan Brinkman (USA), an International Expert on Herbal & Traditional Medicine, December, 2008.
  • Edited a training workshop resource booklet on HIV/AIDS for RCS, Nagaland.
  • Contributor to GTZ’s (now-GIZ, German AID) Annual Report, 2002.
  • Contributor to newsletters of AYUSH’s research councils and other publications.
  • Published article in film festival bulletin for Directorate of Film Festival, DFF(GOI)
  • Contributed articles in DFF Festival Bulletin and IFFI -1989 Festival reports at vernacular magazine-Paribartan (Bengali) in Calcutta [W. B.].