Ms. Muslim Jan
Public Relation Office
Muslim Jan is a Post-graduate in Mass communication and Journalism. Before joining the
University as Editor, she worked with UNI at the agency’s New Delhi Bureau.
Currently, Muslim Jan is working as Senior Editor for the departmental publications viz.,
fortnightly newspaper MERC Times and a bi-annual magazine Media Times. For the last
seventeen years, she has been serving the department and the University in different roles. She
conducts classes on editing to give students hands-on experience of news paper and magazine
reporting and editing.
As an Editor and Researcher, she also guides the research projects/dissertations of 4th semester
media students. She is a regular editorial writer for departmental magazine and has also authored
many research papers in various journals. She has been an Associate Editor of Journal of Social
Science, Kashmir University (2006-2007). She has attended many national/ international
conferences and workshops.
Muslim Jan has also worked with UNICEF as a researcher at New Delhi. She has worked as a
Research Associate with renowned social scientist George Matthew, at New Delhi. She has also
been deputed by the University of Kashmir to work English Desk of NDTV at New Delhi. She
is also Chapter Head J&K for South Asian Women in Media (SAWM).
Muslim Jan has submitted her PhD thesis on Role of South Asian Free Media Association
(SAFMA) In India-Pakistan Peace Building.