Who Is She

Rasha Abdulla
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Associate Professor and Chair, Journalism and Mass Communication Department, The American University in Cairo
Rasha Abdulla
1973

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Contact information / Work

The American University in Cairo
Journalism and Mass Communication

Education

PhD, Communication, Miami University, 2003
MA, Journalism and Mass Communication, The American University in Cairo, 1996
BA, Journalism and Mass Communication, The American University in Cairo, 1992

Competences

Arabic
English

Work history

Graduate Director, Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, The American University in Cairo
Assistant Professor, The American University in Cairo
Lectured in various universities including: University of Southern California, University of Miami, and Portland State University
Communication and Training Expert for different organizations.
Announcer, The Local European Service of Radio Cairo.
“The Changing Middle East Media Over the Past 20 Years: Opportunities and Challenges.” In B. Korany (Ed.), The Changing Middle East. Cairo: The American University in Cairo Press. (In press).
“Policing the Internet in the Arab World.” Emirates Occasional Papers. Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: The Emirates Center for Strategic Study and Research (ECSSR). 2009.
"The Federal Democratic Republic of Facebook". Democracy, 34. April. Available online.
The Internet in the Arab World: Egypt and Beyond. (2007). New York, London: Peter Lang Publishing, Inc.

Awards

Excellence in Research; BEC School, The American University in Cairo, 2007.
Excellence in Research and Creative Endeavors. University of Miami, 2003.
Excellence in Research and Creative Endeavors. University of Miami, 2002.
The Mostafa and Ali Amin Journalism Award, 1993.
Outstanding Teaching award, The International Communication Association, 2003