Research Students’ Profiles


Ms Priyanka DASGUPTA

PhD Student (Communication Studies)

Wee Kim Wee School of Communication & Information
Nanyang Technological University
31 Nanyang Link
Singapore 637718

Phone: (65) 67906670
Office: 05-16, WKWSCI

Research, Teaching & Professional Experience

  • Priyanka Dasgupta is a doctoral candidate in Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information. Working under the supervision of Dr. Benjamin Detenber and Dr. Shirley Ho, her research straddles the areas of political knowledge and participation, especially in a social media context. She has presented her work at IAMCR and AEJMC.
  • Prior to joining NTU, she used to teach Communication at tertiary institutes in Singapore. She was awarded the Long Service Lecturer Award for teaching in the SUNY Buffalo program at SIM.
  • Priyanka holds a Masters degree in Communication (Purdue) and an MBA (Indiana).