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Award-winning journalist Sreenivasan Jain joins Jindal School of Journalism & Communication faculty
Award-winning journalist Sreenivasan Jain joins Jindal School of Journalism & Communication faculty

Sonipat, June 6 : Sreenivasan Jain, the multiple award-winning Indian investigative journalist and former Group Editor of NDTV, has joined India's first global journalism school, Jindal School of Journalism and Communication (JSJC) of O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) in Sonipat.

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, 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.
In the world of the news media, investigative journalism is considered the highest calling. It comes closest to the core mission of the press in a democracy of uncovering uncomfortable truths that hold power holders to account. JGU and JSJC is excited to welcome the award-winning broadcast journalist, Sreenivasan Jain who will provide a masterclass into the techniques and skills needed to produce top-notch investigative reportage, drawing from his three-decade-long experience in reporting -- and uncovering -- some of the biggest stories of our time.

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