Award-winning journalist Sreenivasan Jain joins Jindal School of Journalism and Communication as Faculty
Renowned journalist Sreenivasan Jain has embarked on an exciting journey as he begins his association with the esteemed Jindal School of Journalism. With his vast experience and exceptional skills in journalism, Sreenivasan Jain will be a valuable addition to the faculty at the Jindal School of Journalism. This new endeavor allows Sreenivasan Jain to share his knowledge and expertise with aspiring journalists, shaping the future of the industry.
Announcing the appointment, JGU’s founding Vice Chancellor Professor (Dr.) C. Raj Kumar said, “Sreenivasan Jain is an outstanding journalist in the best traditions of the practice and his experience will enrich JSJC and JGU in many ways. He has spoken truth to power during his career as a journalist and his joining our university as a faculty member will instil confidence among the students in pursuing a career in journalism and public affairs on the edifice of ethics and integrity. The students of JSJC have had a unique experience of studying at an exciting school with an innovative and interdisciplinary curriculum in cinema, journalism and communication that offers a wide range of national and international opportunities.”
Sreenivasan Jain is the recipient of Journalist of the Year by the Ramnath Goenka Awards in 2014, by the Red Ink Awards in 2015, and Anchor of the Year at ENBA Awards, 2016. Other awards include the World Media Summit Awards in Beijing, the World Silver Medal at the New York Festivals, the Hero Honda Indian Television Academy Awards, the Indian Telly Awards, the ENBA Awards, and the GQ Man of the Year (Media) in 2009. He was a recipient of the Eisenhower Fellowship in 2000.