Prof. (Dr.) Rajbir Singh, a double graduate in Law and Science, holds two masters degrees- one in English and another in Mass Communication. He is a doctorate in the area of Development Communication and has authored a book titled ‘Development Communication: Mass Media and Public Policy’.
A noted scholar and eminent media professional Prof. (Dr.) Rajbir Singh with his vast experience of approx. 22 years has served the nation in the field of Mass Communication in the multiple capacities of media professional and media teacher-trainer-producer. Prof. Singh specializes in the areas of Public Relations, development communication, social marketing and communication research.
He has held several important positions like Director of Institute of Mass Communication and Media Technology, Kurukshetra University, Haryana, PR Professional with Public Relations Department, Government of Haryana. He has been actively involved in research work and is currently supervising 12 Ph.D. and a number of M.Phil. researchers in interdisciplinary research areas.
He has attended more than 56 International /National Conferences/Seminars/Workshops in various capacities of resource person/chairman/organizer/participant and presented several research papers. He has been nominated by the Centre and State governments/bodies in several important committees as member/convener/expert. He has also been convener/ member of various academic bodies at Kurukshetra university and other universities/institutions. He has been a member of Inter-Ministerial Task Force on Education in Media constituted by Government of India. He was Governing Board Member, CEC before joining as Director, CEC. He has the honour and responsibility of being the First Appellate Authority of Kurukshetra University under RTI Act. He has been honoured by the Haryana Government on many occasions for his contribution to the society. He has been instrumental to the Haryana Government to strengthen the PR Policy of the State.