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Sharaf Rehman

Dr. Sharaf Rehman  

Dr. Sharaf Rehman
Professor
Communication

 

 

Biography:

Dr. Rehman holds a Ph.D. in Mass Communication (Film Production) from Bowling Green State University, Ohio, MA in Sociology from Upsala University, Sweden, and MBA from Texas A&M. He teaches courses in Film, Theatre, and Mass Media. He has taught in Sweden, Singapore, Pakistan, and UK. His research has been published in International Journal of Instruction Media, Media & Methods, Journalism Educator, ACA Journal, Journal of Intercultural Communication, and Journal of Healthcare Marketing. His research interests include Education in National Development, Healthcare Communication, and Marketing Movie and Music on the Internet. He has published over 50 journal articles and book chapters. He has also published 7 novels and stage plays. His stage plays have been translated in several languages and have been produced in the US, People's Republic of China, Singapore, Pakistan, and India.

Degrees:

Ph.D.  1987
Mass Communication-Bowling Green State University, OH

MBA  1986
Business Administration-West Texas State University, TX

ED.S  1984
Instructional Design-The University of Toledo, OHM. Ed

M.Ed.  1981
Educational Media-Bowling Green State University, OH

M.F.A.  1977
Film Arts & Theater-Royal University of Lund, Sweden

M.A.  1973
Media Sociology-Uppsala University, Sweden

BA (hons.)  1971
Cinema, Theater, Sociology-Royal University of Lund, Sweden

CV/VITAE: Rehman Vitae​

Classes Taught:

DRAM 1310 – Introduction to Theatre
COMM 2366 – Film Appreciation.

Joined UTB:

2008

Area of Specialty and Responsibility:

Film and TV Production
Mass Comm. Research
Theatre

Previous Experience:

August 2008 - Present
Professor, Dept. of Communication. The Texas State University at Brownsville, TX

Jan 2007 - May 2007
Professor of Communication, SUNY – Buffalo (Singapore Institute of Management)

June 2000 - August 2003
Associate Dean & Professor of Communication, Lynn University, FL

1995 – 1996
Senior Visiting Fellow, College of Mass Communication, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

1991 – 1996
Chair and Professor, Business/Corporate Communication, Northern State University, Aberdeen, SD

1988 – 1991
Associate Professor of Mass Communication, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX

1985 – 1988
Assistant Professor & Program Coordinator for Radio-TV-Film, West Texas State University, Canyon, TX

1984 – 1985
Visiting Assistant Professor of Mass Communication, The Pennsylvania State University, PA

1983 – 1984
Visiting Assistant Professor, Miami University, Oxford, OH

1974 – 1978
Professor of Educational Technology and Director of Institute Of Educational Technology, The Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan

1971 – 1973
Director, Lund Film Institute, Lund, Sweden.

1967 – 1973 & 1978-1979
Instructor, Adult Education Program (Vuxenskolan), Lund, Sweden

Professional Experience
September 2003 – December 2006, and April 1998 - June 2000
V.P. Marketing, Teleman Communication, Lund, Sweden

1996 – 1998
President, IIS Studio, Altadena, CA.

1973 – 1974
Seniors Executive Producer, Pakistan Television Corporation and Radio Pakistan

 


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