DEPARTMENT OF MASS COMMUNICATION
Ph.D. (Fulbright) (Clemson University, USA)
PGD (University of Oslo, Norway)
MPhil Communication Studies (PU)
MSc Mass Communication (LCWU)
Dr. Jabeen did her PhD with Fulbright in Rhetorics, Communication, and Information Design. Her research focuses on the intersection of rhetoric, communication, and cultural studies, and its scope is fundamentally transdisciplinary. For her doctoral dissertation, Dr. Jabeen has studied Orientalism from a Pakistani standpoint, and have argued for the ubiquitous nature of Orientalism for a periphery country like Pakistan. Dr. Jabeen’s doctoral training has enabled her to amalgamate theoretical and practical approaches in the field of communication. This is reflected from her expertise in video production and editing using world’s industry leading Adobe Creative Cloud Suite.
Dr. Jabeen has presented her research at prestigious conferences of rhetoric and communication in the U.S. and Pakistan. Some of these conferences include National Communication Association (NCA), International Association for Media and Communication Research (IAMCR), and Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC). In addition, she has several national and international publications on her credit, some of which are published in the subject’s leading and competitive research journals.
- Jabeen, Firasat. “The Perpetuation of Colonial Legacy: Uncovering Internal Orientalism in the Form of English Supremacy in Pakistan.” Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, Vol. 40, No. 10, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1080/01434632.2019.1653303
- Frank, Daniel, Firasat Jabeen, Eda Ozyesilpinar, Joshua Wood, and Nathan Riggs. “Collaboration and/against Copyright: Notes Home from the Information Technology Revolution’s Battlefield.” Kairos: A Journal of Rhetoric, Technology, and Pedagogy. Vol. 24, No. 1, 2019.
- Jabeen, Firasat. “The Representation/Appropriation of Malala Yousafzai and Subaltern Issues.” The Writing Instructor: A Networked Journal and Digital Community for Writers and Teachers of Writing. Carolina Rhetoric Conference, 2018.