Dr. Sabir Haque

Dr. Sabir Haque

Associate Professor

SoMC

Sabir Haque is a multi-faceted academician with over 10 years of experience in academics. He finished his Masters in Mass Communication from Mass Communication Research Center, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi in 2003. His first Documentary film bagged the National Award for Environment & Wildlife Conservation, which was screened in various film festivals worldwide. He joined NDTV, a premiere TV News Channel in New Delhi, India and later NDTV ARABIA in the UAE. He continues to direct Documentary films and has built up a strong industry profile creating films for Corporates and Govt. agencies in the UAE. He is a certified Avid Media Composer Instructor and creates online training material for Web, Print and Video Production in his spare time.

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  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Subjects currently teaching at School of Media & Communication:

    • Fundamentals of Internet and New Media, BA Media - Sem I
    • Electronic News Gathering, BA Media - Sem III
    • Introduction to Political Science, BA Media - Sem V
    • Video Production Technology, BA Media - Sem V
    • Editing and Design, MA Media - Sem I
    • Television News Production, MA Media - Sem III

     

  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree
    :
    School of Communication
    Specialisation
    :
    Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Journalism - Social Media
    Institute
    :
    Manipal University India
    Year of passing
    :
    2013 - 2017
    Degree
    :
    Mass Communication Research Centre
    Specialisation
    :
    Master of Arts (M.A.) Mass Communication
    Institute
    :
    Jamia Millia Islamia
    Year of passing
    :
    2002 - 2004
    Degree
    :
    Dept. of Economics
    Specialisation
    :
    Bachelor's degree Computer Application
    Institute
    :
    Jamia Millia Islamia
    Year of passing
    :
    1999 - 2002
    Degree
    :
    IGNOU
    Specialisation
    :
    Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) & Diploma in Software Engineering
    Institute
    :
    Aptech
    Year of passing
    :
    2006 - 2007
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Option 1 World
    Designation
    :
    Consultant - Film Production
    Role:Directed and Scripted corporate films for clients such as Department of Finance - Govt. of Dubai, EWS-WWF, Dubai Water and Electricity Authority, Total ABK, Dubai Sports Council, Thomson Reuters, Six Construct, RTA, Telecommunication Regulatory Body - UAE, National Drilling Company, ADNOC, Property Finder, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, Nayomi Abaya & Others.
    Tenure
    :
    2011 - Present
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    NDTV Arabia
    Designation
    :
    Associate Producer
    Role:Oversee Production in the UAE Allocation of Production Team into various Shows & Daily Schedule • Shot, Edit & Upload all News based stories to Delhi Head Office for uplink and packaging • Produced Current Affairs show: The Week That Was with Reporter Jyotsna Ravi Shankar • Monitored the construction of Studio Boutique (PCR Studio and Post Production Facility) At Dubai Studio City • Liaison with Production Houses for the production of Entertainment Shows • Initialized Property and other related shows for the Channel
    Tenure
    :
    2008 - 2009
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Dubai
    Designation
    :
    Sr. Lecturer
    Role:Editor in-charge for University Magazine & Design In-charge for Newsletter published by the School titled 'Imprint" • Organized the annual media event titled ‘Spectrum’ • Created a Visual Interactive Installation Art titled “What the Hell”. • Designed and Authored course material for SMU (Sikkim Manipal University) in the areas of Digital Audio Post Production & Scripting for Animation Film
    Tenure
    :
    2006 - 2008
    Institution / Organisation
    :
    NDTV
    Designation
    :
    Production Assistant
    Role:Part of the NDTV Profit PCR/Production Team Production Asst. for News Based Infotainment show titled "Boss's Day Out"
    Tenure
    :
    2004 - 2006
  • CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Subjects currently teaching at School of Media & Communication:

    • Fundamentals of Internet and New Media, BA Media - Sem I
    • Electronic News Gathering, BA Media - Sem III
    • Introduction to Political Science, BA Media - Sem V
    • Video Production Technology, BA Media - Sem V
    • Editing and Design, MA Media - Sem I
    • Television News Production, MA Media - Sem III

     

  • ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS
    Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
    School of Communication Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Journalism - Social Media Manipal University India 2013 - 2017
    Mass Communication Research Centre Master of Arts (M.A.) Mass Communication Jamia Millia Islamia 2002 - 2004
    Dept. of Economics Bachelor's degree Computer Application Jamia Millia Islamia 1999 - 2002
    IGNOU Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) & Diploma in Software Engineering Aptech 2006 - 2007
  • EXPERIENCE
    Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
    Option 1 World Consultant - Film Production Directed and Scripted corporate films for clients such as Department of Finance - Govt. of Dubai, EWS-WWF, Dubai Water and Electricity Authority, Total ABK, Dubai Sports Council, Thomson Reuters, Six Construct, RTA, Telecommunication Regulatory Body - UAE, National Drilling Company, ADNOC, Property Finder, Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, Nayomi Abaya & Others. 2011 - Present
    NDTV Arabia Associate Producer Oversee Production in the UAE Allocation of Production Team into various Shows & Daily Schedule • Shot, Edit & Upload all News based stories to Delhi Head Office for uplink and packaging • Produced Current Affairs show: The Week That Was with Reporter Jyotsna Ravi Shankar • Monitored the construction of Studio Boutique (PCR Studio and Post Production Facility) At Dubai Studio City • Liaison with Production Houses for the production of Entertainment Shows • Initialized Property and other related shows for the Channel 2008 - 2009
    Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Dubai Sr. Lecturer Editor in-charge for University Magazine & Design In-charge for Newsletter published by the School titled 'Imprint" • Organized the annual media event titled ‘Spectrum’ • Created a Visual Interactive Installation Art titled “What the Hell”. • Designed and Authored course material for SMU (Sikkim Manipal University) in the areas of Digital Audio Post Production & Scripting for Animation Film 2006 - 2008
    NDTV Production Assistant Part of the NDTV Profit PCR/Production Team Production Asst. for News Based Infotainment show titled "Boss's Day Out" 2004 - 2006
  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest
    :
    Journalism & New Media Technologies
    Areas of expertise
    :
    Broadcast Media Technologies, Social Media, Digital Journalism, Electronic Journalism, Multimedia Journalism, Documentary Filmmaking, Video Editing, Film Training
    Areas of research
    :
    Journalism and New Media Studies
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

    1. Avid Certified Instructor - Media Composer V8.6

    2. Winner of BEST FILM at Vatavaran Film Festival 2005 (Environment and Wildlife, Student Category) Fistful of Steel, Documentary, 30 mins (2004)

    3. BEST FILM AWARD at the Development and Water Film Festival, Madurai, India Capital Water, Documentary, 35 mins (2005)

    4. Edited the film for Parivartan. A film highlighting the “Right to Water” campaign started in Sep 2004. the film was later screened in World Water Forum, Mexico

  • AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH
    Areas of interest Journalism & New Media Technologies
    Areas of expertise Broadcast Media Technologies, Social Media, Digital Journalism, Electronic Journalism, Multimedia Journalism, Documentary Filmmaking, Video Editing, Film Training
    Areas of research Journalism and New Media Studies
  • PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CONTRIBUTIONS

    1. Avid Certified Instructor - Media Composer V8.6

    2. Winner of BEST FILM at Vatavaran Film Festival 2005 (Environment and Wildlife, Student Category) Fistful of Steel, Documentary, 30 mins (2004)

    3. BEST FILM AWARD at the Development and Water Film Festival, Madurai, India Capital Water, Documentary, 35 mins (2005)

    4. Edited the film for Parivartan. A film highlighting the “Right to Water” campaign started in Sep 2004. the film was later screened in World Water Forum, Mexico