Fr. Alwyn Rodrigues, S.J

Lecturer, School of Communications
B.Sc, B.A, M.Sc
School: Xavier School of Communications (XCOMM)
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Teaching Interests

Business Communication, Cross Cultural Communication, Human Communication, Photography, Media Management, Visual Communication, Film Appreciation, Ethics and Communication

Research Interests

Social Media, Cross Cultural Communication, Ethics, Media and Society, Sustainability.

Administrative Responsibilities

Hostel Prefect (PG Hostels)
Coordinator: Student Activities Committee (XCOMM)
Member: Career Advisory Services (XCOMM)
In-Charge, Student Affairs, XUB

Other Membership

AMIC (Asian Media Information and Communication Centre)

Research & Publications

#Working Paper

2018, WorkingPaper: A critique of Indian English News Channels: Tracing Nationalism debate in prime time,


2018, Conference-Attended: A Cross Cultural Understanding of Millenials Mobile Application Usage and Learning Patterns: An Analysis of Communication Students in India and Students of Indian origin in Malaysia., Venue: School of Communications, Manipal University

2018, Seminars-Talks: Democracy Wall: A free speech campus initiative by The Print, Venue: XUB

2018, Seminars-Talks: Concordia XCOMM Quiz 2018, Venue: XCOMM

2018, Seminars-Talks: XCOMM Symposium 2018: Passions & Pursuits: Bridging the gap between learners and practitioners, Venue: XCOMM

2017, Conference-Attended: Social Media: The Changing Communication Environment, Venue: XCOMM

2017, Conference-Conducted: Our Schools: From GC 36 Perspective, Venue: XUB

2016, Conference-Attended: Role of Media in Democracy , Venue: XIMB- XUB

2016, Seminars-Talks: Global Competencies in Jesuit Higher Education, Venue: St. Joseph's College, Bengaluru


2018, Training-Attended: Case writing workshop series, Venue: XIMB

2018, FDP-Attended: HBP Private case seminar, Venue: XIMB

2018, Training-Attended: Fake News Verification Workshop in collaboration with Google News Initiative,, Venue: XCOMM

Work Experience

In-Charge, Student Affairs and Residences- XUB (2017-2018)
Senior Lecturer- XLRI Jamshedpur (2014-2016)
Administrator: Human Life Centre, Bhubaneswar
Administrator: St. John's Centre, West Singhbhum, Jharkhand


Playing basketball, Photography, reading short stories