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Dr. Shakuntala Rao

Professor of Communication Studies

Shakuntala Rao joined the Department in 1992 after completing her Ph.D. at University of Massachusetts-Amherst. She has taught classes in media ethics, popular culture, social media and fundamentals of electronic media. 


  • Education
    • Ph.D., University of Massachusetts at Amherst (1993)
    • M.A., Pennsylvania State University (1989)
    • Diploma (Journalism), Center for Mass Media, India (1987)
    • B.A., Miranda House, University of Delhi, India (1986)
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