Ms. Sayantani Roy presently working as an Assistant Professor, School of Journalism and Mass Communication at AURO University and has a teaching and industrial experience spanning seven years. Before joining this university, Ms. Roy had worked with Amity University Madhya Pradesh as an Assistant Professor and IIAS School of Management as an Assistant Professor and Head in Department of Media Science. She had also served All India Radio and many Bengali newspapers prior to that.
She has a distinction of clearing both UGC-NET and WB-SET in Mass Communication and Journalism. An alumnus of Visva Bharati, Santiniketan she was awarded as the topper by the Hon’ble President of India. She was also awarded with silver medal by the Governor of West Bengal for achieving the top position in University of North Bengal in Mass Communication and Journalism. Credited with M.Phil from Sikkim University (Central) and currently pursuing her doctoral research from Tripura University (Central).
Her area of expertise includes peace communication, media management, communication theories and research, media literacy. She holds several national, international publications and book chapters in her research basket. Ms. Roy sits on the advisory and editorial board and regular reviewer of some national and international referred journals. She has published 3 books and had convened many national and international conferences, seminars and workshops. She had achieved with the title “Asian Youth Leader 2013’ by Commonwealth Youth Programme.