Vidwan-ID : 76361



  • Prof Usha Raman

  • Professor
  • University of Hyderabad
Publications 1999 - 2018

Publications

  • 9
    Journal Articles
  • 3
    Note
  • 1
    Editorial
  • 5

Citations / H-Index

108 Citations
6 h-index
67 Citations

Co-author Network


Expertise

Communication

Dr. Usha Raman obtained her Masters in Journalism and Ph.D in Mass Communication from University of Georgia, USA. She moved into academia after close to two decades as a freelance journalist and health communications practitioner. Her teaching interests include news reporting and feature writing, specialized writing (science, technology, environment and health), feminist media studies, science/health communication, and social impact of digital media. Her research has been in the fields of cult

Personal Information

Prof Usha Raman

Female
Department of Communication University of Hyderabad, Prof CR Rao Road, Gachibowli
Ranga Reddy, Telangana, India - 500046


Experience

  • Professor

    Department of Communication

    University of Hyderabad

  • Associate Director, Communications

    Communication

    L. V. Prasad Eye Institute


Qualification

  • Ph.D

    University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA


Honours and Awards

2016

Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Award

United States India Educational Foundation, Fulbright Foundation

2013

International Research Collaboration Award

University of Sydney, Australia

2016

Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Award

United States India Educational Foundation, Fulbright Foundation

2013

International Research Collaboration Award

University of Sydney, Australia

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2017

Digital play in everyday life: the ludic practices of Indian gamers

Aditya Deshbandhu, University of Hyderabad

2016

Interrogating issues of access in ICT policy, practice and evaluation: the case of Sri Lanka's Nenasalas

Chamila Jayashantha, University of Hyderabad

2015

Construction of disability in an ableist Indian media: Framing difference, facilitating inclusion

Nookaraju Bendukurthi, University of Hyderabad

2017

Digital play in everyday life: the ludic practices of Indian gamers

Aditya Deshbandhu, University of Hyderabad

2016

Interrogating issues of access in ICT policy, practice and evaluation: the case of Sri Lanka's Nenasalas

Chamila Jayashantha, University of Hyderabad

2015

Construction of disability in an ableist Indian media: Framing difference, facilitating inclusion

Nookaraju Bendukurthi, University of Hyderabad

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Membership In Professional Bodies

2014

International Association for Media and Communication Research

Life member

2014

International Association for Media and Communication Research

Life member

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Membership In Committees

2015

Feminist Media Studies

Editorial Advisory Board

2015

The George Institute for Global Health

Research Advisory Committee Member

2014

IAMCR-Palgrave Editorial Advisory Board

Member

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2015

Feminist Media Studies

Editorial Advisory Board

2015

The George Institute for Global Health

Research Advisory Committee Member

2014

IAMCR-Palgrave Editorial Advisory Board

Member

2005

L V Prasad Eye Institute Ethics Committee

Member

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