Who Is She

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Personal information

Professor
Awatef Mohamed Abdel Rahman
1939

Contact information / Private

Cairo
Egypt

Languages

Arabic
English
French

Contact information / Work

Cairo University
Faculty of Mass Communications, Department of Journalism
Cairo
Egypt

Education

PhD, Mass Communications, Faculty of Mass Communications, Cairo University, 1975
MA, African Press, Institute of African Studies, Cairo University, 1968
BA, Journalism, Faculty of Mass Communications, Cairo University, 1960

Competences

Media
History of Journalism
African Press
Women in Media

Work history

Jobs: 
Editor-in-Chief, Al-Dawar magazine issued by the Women and Media Research Center, Faculty of Mass Communications, Cairo University
Vice-President, The Board of African Media Education, Nairobi, Kenya
Associate Provost for Graduate Studies and Research, 1987-1989
Professor and Head of the Department of Journalism, Faculty of Mass Communications, Cairo University, 1985-1999
Productions and works: 
Al-Mar'a wal-I'lam: Tahadiyyat wa-Ishkaliyyat, (Women and Media: Challenges and Issues) Cairo: Al-Arabi lil Nashr wal-Tawzee', 2008
Al-Nazariyya al-Naqdiyya fi Bohooth al-Itisal, (Critical Theory on Communication Research) Cairo: Dar al-Fikr al-Arabi, 2002
Al-I'lam al-'Arabi wa Qadaya al-'Awlama, (Arab Media and Globalization) Cairo: Al-Arabi lil Nashr wal-Tawzee'
Al-Mar'a Al-Misreya wa al-I'lam fi al-Reef wal-Hadar, (Egyptian Women and Media in Urban and Rural Regions) Cairo:Al-Arabi lil Nashr wal-Tawzee'. 1999
Al-Sahafa al-Arabiya fi Mowagahet al-Taba'eya wal-Ikhteraq al-Sohioni, (Arab Journalism versus Dependence and Zionist Breakthrough) Tamayoz Center for Management and Computers Sciences. 1998

Awards

Arab League award for her research and activities concerning women, 2008
Publishing award in the field of media studies, 2005
State award for scientific excellence, Egypt, 1999
First Prize, Information Center for Women and Children, Bahrain, 1998
South Africa's National Liberation Award, Mandela, South Africa, 1995