Dr. Saima Saeed
Centre for Culture Media & Governance,
Jamia Millia Islamia,
Dr. Saima Saeed has a diverse work experience spanning across media industry, media teaching and research. An alumnus of AJK Mass Communication Research Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia and Lady Shri Ram College for Women, University of Delhi, she completed her doctoral studies from the Department of Social Work, Jamia Millia Islamia on the role of television in ushering in, catalyzing and sustaining social development.
Dr Saeed joined the Centre for Culture, Media and Governance, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi as part of its founding team and has been with it ever since. Prior to this, she has worked as a media professional and has been associated with some leading news channels in India like NDTV 24X7 and Headlines Today, TV Today Group. She has also taught as Lecturer at the Amity School of Communication, Noida and New Delhi for over two years.
Her research interests include news and television studies, media and democracy, political communication, media and minorities and election studies.