Safa Mahmoud Osman Mohamed Darwish

Safa Mahmoud Osman Mohamed Darwish

Associate Professor, Media Advisor for the Chancellor
Ext: 6124

Dr. Safa Mahmoud Othman holds a Ph.D. from the Faculty of mass communication, Cairo University, 2007. Major specialization in Radio and Television. Worked in several Egyptian universities since 2003 (Cairo University, 6th October University, International Academy of Engineering and Information Sciences, Al-Azhar University). she joined Ajman university as an assistant professor2012 and then promoted to associate professor in 2015. she has published many types of research in the field of new media and credibility published in the Journal of Mass communication College - Cairo University and the Journal of Media Research at Al-Azhar University. participated in many Arab and international conferences. she participated in several committees in the Faculty of mass communication, including (Quality and Accreditation - Activities - Media - education technology ) and also supervise the radio and TV Studio and currently work as a coordinator of radio and television program.

Education
  • PH.D. in Mass communication college from the Department of Radio&TV - Cairo University with honors and recommending the printing of the letter and exchange with the universities, and the title of the letter "Treatment of specialized Arab news channels for current political events and trends of the Egyptian elite towards them"2007.
  • 2003 MA in Mass communication from the Radio& TV Department - Cairo University with honors and the title of the thesis "The role of the Nile News Channel in prioritizing political issues among a sample of university students" - 1999 Bachelor of Mass communication from Zagazig University .
Experience
  • Assistant Lecturer, Faculty of Information, 6th October University, Egypt, 2003
  • Assistant professor at the Faculty of mass communication, 6th October University,Egypt , from2007 to 2015.
  • Lecture at the Department of Information, Al-Azhar University, Cairo,Egypt, From 2004 to 2006 .
  • Teaching for Graduate Studies, Faculty of Mass Communication, Cairo University,Egypt, From 2007 to 2011.
  • Teaching at the International Academy of Engineering and Media Sciences,Egypt , 2007 - 2011
  • Assistant professor at the Faculty of mass communication, Information and Humanities sciences - Ajman University of Science and Technology - United Arab Emirates,2010 - 2011
  • Associate professor at the Faculty of mass communication - Ajman University - United Arab Emirates,From 2012 till now
Teaching Area
  • Radio and television production
  • TV directing
  • Documentary programs
  • Radio and TV advertising
  • script writing
  • supervision of graduation projects
  • critical thinking
Research
  • Research interests in the fields of radio& television , new media and political communication and rhetoric.
Publications
  • The Public and communicative awareness of the means of modern communication .. Applied to the information services provided by mobile phone. (2010) The mass communication research journal -Mass communication college. Cairo University.
  • Professional performance of the communicator in public and private television channels after the events of 25 January, (October 2011). the Journal of Media Research - Al-Azhar University.
  • Factors Affecting Job Satisfaction in the Employees of Media Organizations before the Events of the 25th of January Revolution and Later - A Field Study on the Type of Employees of Private and Governmental Media Institutions. (January-March 2012) The Journal of Media Research - Al-Azhar University.
  • The Image of judges in the talk shows on Arab satellite channels and their effects for the Egyptian public. (October-December 2012). the Journal of Media Research - mass communication college - Cairo University .
  • The credibility of the new media and the traditional media of the Egyptian public, published in the first conference of the Faculty of Mass communication - Al-Azhar University entitled held April 17-18, 2013
  • Effect of using social networking sites on the voting decision and political participation of Egyptian youth during the referendum on the 2014 Constitution. (Jan-Mar 2015). the Journal of Mass communication Research, mass communication college, Cairo University.
  • The Impact of New Media on Arab Societies.(May 2017). research paper published at the conference , Canadian Institutes in Cooperation with the League of Arab States and UNESCO-Egypt .
  • Treatment of Arab satellite channels for the events of June 30, 2013" applied to CBC and Al-Jazeera Egypt".(Jan-Mar 2014). the Journal of mass communication research, mass communication college, Cairo University.
  • The Impact of Exposure to Visual Content on social networking sites on the attitudes of Egyptian youth towards Government Efficacy.(2018) the mass communication research journal , mass communication college, Cairo university,VOL, 64
Conference Presentation
  • The Impact of Exposure to Visual Content on social networking sites on the attitudes of Egyptian youth towards Government Efficacy. The annual conference of the international Association for Media and communication Research,IAMCR 2018,in Eugene,Oregon,20-24 June 2018.
  • The International Academic Forum The European Conference on Media, Communication & Film 2017, Brighton, UK, from July 10-12, 2017"IMPACT OF SOCIAL NETWORKING SITES ON SOCIAL CAPITAL AND HAPPINESS OF RESIDENTS IN UAE "
  • A paper on "Social Responsibility for Private Media and its Role in Strengthening Community Values (Value of Work as a Model)", Ajman University of Science and Technology, November 2015
  • Participating with a paper under the title of "the Egyptian public perception of media services offered via mobile phone" at the Fourteenth Annual Conference of the Arab-American Association of Teachers of America Contact -gamah in Cairo from 7 to 10 November 2009 under the renewable sources of media in a changing Middle East address.
  • Award for Best Research Topic "" Treatment of Specialized Arab News Channels for Current Political Events and Attitudes Towards the Egyptian Elite "at Ghazi Arab Cultural Salon. January 2008
  • Participated in research at the 25th Conference of the International Society for Communication and Information Research, American University in Cairo from 23 to 28 July 2006, entitled "Ranking of the University's Youth Priorities for Political Issues"
Memberships, Awards and Honors
  • Award for Best Research Topic "" Treatment of Specialized Arab News Channels for Current Political Events and Attitudes Towards the Egyptian Elite "at Ghazi Arab Cultural Salon. January 2008