Our Team

Resident Coordinators


Dr. Mira Aghi

International Communication Consultant. Associated with national and international research and consultancy projects.


Dr. Mitali Chakrabarty

Freelance Consultant, Former Associate Professor, TALEEM Research Foundation and Social Scientist, National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad. Extensive experience in conducting large scale national level health surveys including RCH, DLHS, NFHS and GATS-India. Worked on several evaluation and developmental studies.


Dr. R.S. Goyal

Senior Adviser and Regional Director, Ramana Group at Dehradun. Also serves as Senior Adjunct Professor, TALEEM Research Foundation, Ahmedabad. Earlier he served as the Professor and Dean, Himgiri Zee University, Dehradun, Dean, Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR), Jaipur, Senior Faculty at Panjab University, Chandigarh, TN Medical College, Mumbai and WHO Human Reproduction Research Unit at KEM Hospital, Mumbai.


Shalini Raghviah

Formerly worked as Research Faculty at TALEEM Research Foundation and Project Associate, at Centre for Environment Education (CEE), Ahmedabad. Previous work includes Television and Documentary Film Production, Environmental Communication and Publications. Worked on projects related to Education, Community Development and Media Studies.


Dr. J.K. Doshi

Former Professor, TALEEM Research Foundation and Dean, College of Forestry and Hill Agriculture,G.B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar, Uttarakhand. Extensive work in Agriculture Extension, Communication and Media Studies.


Dr. Motilal Dash

Director, Placement and Industrial Training, Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT), Govt. of Odisha, Bhubaneshwar, India.


Dr. Moiz Mannan Haque

Assistant Professor, Department of Mass Communication, RST Nagpur University, Nagpur. Former Head , Department of Mass Communication, RST Nagpur University, Nagpur.


Dr. Kiran Thakur

Chairman, Study Board, Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Pune, Pune. Former Head, Department of Journalism and Mass communication, University of Pune, Pune, Maharashtra.


Dr. R. B. Patil

Professor, Department of Sociology, Shivaji University, Kolhapur, Maharashtra.

West Bengal

Dr. Biplab Loho Chowdhury

Professor, Centre for Journalism and mass Communication, Visva- Bharati University, West Bengal.


Dr. Mohammad Ali

Dean, Faculty of Journalism and Head, Department of Mass Communication, University of Calicut, Malappuram District, Kerala.

North East

Dr. Narendra Singh

Associate Professor and Head, Department of Anthropology, Assam (Central) University, Diphu Campus, Diphu, Assam.

Jammu & Kashmir

Dr. Bashir Bhatt

Associate Professor, Population Research Centre, Department of Economics, University of Kashmir, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir.


Dr. Banshilal

Associate Professor, Institute of mass Communication and Media Technology, Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra, Haryana.