Today we crush on Mr. Juma Kasadha, lecturer at Islamic University In Uganda and currently a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of Media and Communication at City University of Hong Kong.
Mr. Juma Kasadha is a 2020 Ph.D. Candidate of Media & Communication, a Post Graduate Diploma in Management & Teaching, a Masters graduate of Communication and Media Studies and a BSc. Mass Communication holder.
Mr. Kasadha is also a Visiting Research Assistant at the United Nations University-Computing & Society-Macao.
He has over nine years of active print journalism experience, three years working with radio stations and over five years of teaching journalism related courses at different Universities in Uganda.
As a professional photographer and journalist, Mr. Kasadha was among the selected 15 photographers who traversed Northern Uganda, a once war-torn region for over two decades to tell communities’ stories of socioeconomic and political hope through photography. His photographic works include projects done for United Nations Agencies in Uganda under the Northern Uganda Early Recovery Project. Part of his works were exhibited at 2011 CHOGM in Australia-Perth.
Mr. Kasadha’s research interests are in new media technologies, citizen political engagement, health communication, journalism political communication and film studies. In 2015, he authored and published Uganda’s first book on its mushrooming film industry.
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