Gopinathan MP, Dean
Gopinathan is a veteran journalist associated with Mathrubhumi for the past 39 years. He joined Mathrubhumi in the year 1982. From then his contributions to the company have been remarkable and resplendent. Gopinathan was behind the launch and success of many education and information based publications of Mathrubhumi like Thozhilvartha, Mathrubhumi Year Book (English and Malayalam), GK and Current Affairs and also children's publications. Apart from this he has been the editor of nearly 100 books on education, career counselling and career development. He became the Deputy Editor of Mathrubhumi periodicals in the year 2003 and the Editor in charge in 2014. He has edited several special supplements of Mathrubhumi. Under his direction, Mathrubhumi executed several projects for students on language, reasoning and current affairs.
Gopinathan holds postgraduate degrees in two streams of English, Philosophy and MPhil in Philosophy. He is currently pursuing his doctoral dissertation on the aesthetic dimensions of philosophy.
Sandhya PP, Senior Faculty
Sandhya is a senior journalist with seventeen years of experience in Broadcast Journalism. She was associated with leading news channels like Asianet and Media One. She is the recipient of the State Television Award for outstanding television reporting. She was honoured with the Laadli National Media Award for socially responsible journalism. The other prominent awards she received include Laadli South Indian Media Award, Leela Menon Journalism Prize, Surendran Neeleswaram Memorial Award, and Indiwood Excellence Award. This vast industry experience reflects in her method of pedagogy. She is also pursuing her PhD in Cultural Studies at Kerala Kala Mandalam.
Roger Bronson Rozario, Faculty
A Journalism teacher with more than eleven years of experience in Media academics, Roger is a post graduate in Mass Communication and Journalism from Manipal University (Gold medallist). He has passed the UGC-NET examination and has been teaching in premium institutes like Jain University and Kaarunya University. Roger is an expert in media and journalism theory. He has published two research papers in acclaimed journals. He has guided close to thirty Post Graduate Level Research Project Dissertations till date.
Deepa Madathil, Faculty
After completing her MA in Mass Communication from Pondicherry University (Gold medallist), Deepa worked as a broadcast journalist at Asianet News for four years. She was also associated with a leading online portal. Deepa is currently pursuing her MPhil in Journalism at University of Calicut.
Panel of Guest Faculty
Executive Editor, Mathrubhumi Daily.
Executive Editor Mathrubhumi News. He also worked with Media One, News 18 Kerala and Manorama News.
Executive Editor, Mathrubhumi Online and Periodicals
Manoj K Das
Managing Editor Asianet News. He also worked with Mathrubhumi Daily as Editor, and Resident editor in Times of India.
K Jayakumar IAS
Former Chief Secretary and Vice Chancellor of Malayalam University
KV Mohankumar IAS
Indian writer in Malayalam literature. Chairman of Kerala Food Commission.
Former Superintendent of Police. Expert in crime storytelling.
Adv. Kaleeswaram Raj
Lawyer, Supreme Court of India and High Court of Kerala and Columnist.
N P Rajendran
Former Deputy Editor, Mathrubhumi
D B Binu
District Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission, Ernakulam
Former Chief of News, Mathrubhumi News. Senior Broadcast Journalist who was formerly associated with Asianet News.
B Ramesh Kumar
Senior News Editor, Mathrubhumi, Trivandrum
Senior Assistant Editor, Mathrubhumi Periodicals
K A Johny
Assistant Editor, Mathrubhumi Online
Chief Sub Editor, Online Desk, Mathrubhumi
Senior Sub Editor, Mathrubhumi Digital- English
Independent documentary filmmaker and former journalist with Asianet News. Recipient of significant awards and accolades.
Actress, activist and former journalist with Kairali TV. Winner of Kerala state film award for second best actress for the film Shutter.
Former Head, Communication Division, C-DIT
Chief Coordinating Editor, Asianet News
Mini S Menon
Freelance journalist, writer and an English language trainer.
Coordinating Editor in Mathrubhumi News. Renowned investigative journalist.
Head, Fact Check and Data Visualization, Mathrubhumi
An Expert in digital and Mobile Journalism and a Google trainer.
Senior business correspondent who was associated with the Business Standard.
Transgender writer and activist.
Scripted hit Malayalam films like Ordinary, Thoppil Joppan, Shikari Sambhu, Polytechnic and produced a film My Santa.
Engineering Director, WIPRO. An expert in information technology and artificial intelligence.
Camera chief of Mathrubhumi news and an expert in latest camera operations.
Senior Cameraman and an expert in day to day video news making.
News Editor in Mathrubhumi Daily and a Malayalam language expert
Freelance Photojournalist based in Bangalore
Senior Chief photographer, expert in feature photography and feature writer.
Chief news photographer and feature writer.
Editor- in-charge of Mathrubhumi Weekend.
Former Programming head of Club FM and also a theatre artist.
Senior legal correspondent in Mathrubhumi News.
Technical Expert of Mathrubhumi News and a trainer of Dalet Software.
Babu Prakash Kalathil
Electronics Engineer who trains students in Content Management and Pagination.
Expert in video editing techniques.
Dr. Nithin Kalorth
Faculty, Bennet University, Noida. Expert in Film Studies.
Dr. K C Krishnakumar
Cluster Head, Mathrubhumi Periodicals