Symbiosis School of Media & Communication

Symbiosis School of Media & Communication, Bengaluru

(Established under Section 3 of the UGC Act 1956 vide Notification No. F.9 12/2001-U.3 of the Government of India)
Accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ Grade

Dr. Triveni Goswami Mathur

Dr. Triveni Goswami Mathur is a Fulbright Scholar, with a total experience of 28 years in the field of academics and the media industry is the Director and Associate Professor of Symbiosis School of Media and Communication, Bengaluru – a constituent of Symbiosis International (Deemed University).

A Ph.D. in Media and Communication from the University of Pune, Dr.Mathur has been teaching core courses in Journalism, Media Research Methods, Contemporary India; Media Perspectives and Gandhi and Peacemaking to both undergraduate and post-graduate level students in India and the USA and delivered lectures in leading US universities.

Her research areas of interest include interdisciplinary approach to society through media studies. Also a Rotary International Scholar to USA, she has held senior academic positions including member of the Board of Studies of leading educational institutes in India. She has contributed significantly to study abroad programs in India, and other is an Editorial Board member of the Virginia Review of Asian Studies.

Dr.Mathur began her career as a Journalist in Indian Express and then moved on to the Press Trust of India serving in Assam and Maharashtra extensively reporting on ethnic conflicts, politics, crime, business, and social issues. A former Independent Director on the Board of Directors of Johnson Controls Automotive Ltd, a leading automotive component manufacturing multi-national company, Dr.Mathur is an author, translator, editor with published work.