Dr. Pradeep Mallik, Ph.D. is Adjunct Professor, School of Liberal Studies, PDPU, Gandhinagar. A communication teacher with more than 25 years of experience in print, broadcast and new media, Dr Pradeep Mallik follows a multi-disciplinary approach to communication study, teaching, research and practice. He has worked with leading media houses like The Times of India, Business India Group, India Abroad Group and Bhaskar Corp. His last job was with Ahmedabad Mirror, Times Group, as its Deputy Resident Editor. Currently he is an adjunct professor of communication at School of Liberal Studies, Pandit Deendayal Petroleum University at Gandhinagar. Dr Mallik has been on the visiting faculty of some leading media and communication institutes in India for more than 20 years and has supervised PhD candidate at CEPT University and several master’s dissertations. He has been involved in framing and reviewing university curricula, conducted Faculty Development Programme sessions, and been a resource person at several national and international seminars and workshops. He has authored/co-authored three books and presented a few papers at seminars.