Shalini Narayanan

Independent Media Consultant and Trainer

Shalini Narayanan, DPhil, is an independent Media Consultant and Trainer with two and a half decades of experience in the government and non-government sectors. Her area of interest is new media and its impact on governance. Her academic papers on new media have been published in journals of repute. She joined the Indian Information Service (IIS) in 1990 and took voluntary retirement in 2013. During her career, she held vital posts in All India Radio, Doordarshan News, Directorate of Advertising & Visual Publicity, Employment News etc. She also headed the IIS Department at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication. She has been awarded Best Professor Teaching Advertising Management by ABP News, National B-School Awards 2013. Post retirement, she has contributed to non-government organizations such as the Centre for Digital Financial Inclusion (cdfi.in) and Society for Promotion of Youth and Masses (spym.org). Email: nar.shalini@gmail.com