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Mohammad Ayish
American University of Sharjah
Occupation
Professor
Contact
Dept. of Mass Comm. American University of Sharjah
Sharjah, Sharjah, 26666
United Arab Em
ABOUT
Mohammad Ayish's academic experience includes over 30 years of teaching and administration at universities in Jordan and the United Arab Emirates. Before joining AUS in Fall 2012, he had served as Dean of the College of Communication at the University of Sharjah and had worked as an advisor for the UAE National Media Council. His research interests include satellite broadcasting, digital communications, social media, media ethics, mobile journalism and digital diplomacy. His most recent scholarly work has been co-authored with Abeer Najjar: Arab Millennials’ Articulation of Identity in Cyberspace: A study of three MENA YouTubers, Arab Social Media and Society, June 2019.
Discipline
Media Arts
Sub Areas
Media
Visual Cultural
Geographic Areas of Interest
All Middle East
UAE
Specialties
Arab Media, Digital Disruptions, Medie Ethics
Languages
Arabic (advanced)
English (advanced)
Education
DPhil | 1986 | Mass Communication | University of Minnesota
MA | 1985 | Mass Communication | University of Minnesota
BA | 1979 | Arts and Sciences | University of Missouri
BA | 1979 | Journalism | University of Missouri
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