Who Is She

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Full Professor of Practice and Chair
Mervat Abou Oaf

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American University in Cairo
Department of Journalism and Mass Communication
Jameel Building, Office P041


PhD, University Autonom of Barcelona; Headquarters of the Mentor International Association for Media Education (Registered for the dissertation defense)
DBA, Maasricht School of Management, Media Management Sector, In Progress
MA, Mass Communication and TV Journalism, American University in Cairo, 2002
BA, Sociology, American University in Cairo, 1988



Work history

Full Professor of Practice and Chair of the Journalism and Mass Communication Department (JRMC) at the American University in Cairo. Present.
Editor-in-Chief, "AdLife," the first classified magazine in the field of advertisement and marketing in Egypt.
Foreign press coordinator, press conferences moderator, and English editor, Cairo International Film Festival, 2007-Present.
Article in Rozal Youssef Magazine, “We Still Need More,” regarding the recent development of the Egyptian TV content and planning.
Book Review Of the Forbidden Others by Adrianne Allison.
Summarized copy of thesis case study, Global Media Journal, Arabic version, October, 2005.
Book review on “Media, Sex, Violence, and Drugs in the Global Village,” edited by: Yahya R. Kamalipour and Kuldip R. Rampal in the previous issue of ‘Global Media Journal,’ 2005.