Faculty Details

Fr. Lourduraj Ignacimuthu, S.J.

Associate Professor, School of Communications
Academic Dean, Xavier School of Communications

Pursuing PhD in Social Media & Learning from Karunya Institute of Technology and Sciences, MA Communication: Broadcast Communication & PG Diploma in Video Production & Fellowship with IASE
Home Page:xcomm.edu.in

Teaching Interests

Human Communication, Mass Communication Theories, Mass Media Research, Media Ethics, Digital Still Photography, Digital Audio Production, Television Production, Online TV Production,

Research Interests

Social media and learning, New Media, Radio, Television, Media Ethics, Media and Harmony

Administrative Responsibilities

Dean, Xavier School of Communications & Coordinator of St. Peter Faber Residence

Member in Editorial Board

Editorial board member, Part Kagaj, Kolkata from October 28, 2017

Research & Publications


2012, JOURNAL: Ethical Dilemma of Indian TV news channels, Satya Nilayam, Chennai, India


2015, Book: Empirical Study of Media's Role in Shaping Harmonious Society at Ranchi, Jharkhand, IASE (D), Rajasthan, India

2005, Book: A Radio with a difference, Jeevan Print, India

#Book Chapter

2016, Chapter: Mass Mediated Culture and New Trends: Challenges & Opportunities, Xaiver University Press, Xavier University Bhubaneswar

#Working Paper

2016, WorkingPaper: A Descriptive study of social media and learning among the undergraduate students in Bhubaneswar, Odisha, Presented on February 3, 2017 at Karunya University, Coimbatore


2017, Conference-Conducted: Social Media: The changing Communication Environment, Venue: Xavier University Bhubaneswar

2017, Conference-Attended: Rethinking Communication in a Resurgent Asia, Venue: Miriam College, Metro Manila, Philippines

Directorial / Advisory Position

Director, Lievens' Institute of Film & Electronic media, Bhubaneswar,LIFE, Xavier University, Bhubaneswar,Duration: 1-6-2011 to

Work Experience

15 years of teaching for both undergraduates and post-graduates from June 2003-2018.


Editing video, Sound engineering, composing music, TV production, Online TV production,