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Dr. Azam Jan

Institution: Department of Communication & Media Studies Hazara University, Mansehra Activities: Besides teaching and research, I have been contributing to modernization of the courses of studies in the department. In line with this drive, I have worked with Internews Pakistan from 2013 to 2015 and developed a number of courses to meet media market demands. Likewise, I have been a member of the team for national consultation on curriculum modernization under the joint umbrella of Media House Islamabad and DW, Germany since May, 2013. Till date, we have developed two new courses – conflict sensitive journalism and crisis reporting for students of journalism and a manual on safety of journalists covering conflicts/crisis for working journalists.