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Rajeev Ravisankar

Doctoral Student
Phone: 541-346-0304
Office: 214 Allen Hall
City: Eugene
Research Interests: Labor organizing in news media, worker-run media cooperatives, alternative media, political economy of the media, social movements, labor, race, class


Rajeev received his Bachelor of Arts in political science and international studies and a Master of Public Administration from the Ohio State University, and completed a Post-Graduate Diploma in journalism at the Asian College of Journalism in Chennai, India. He has editorial and writing experience in university settings, advocacy organizations, and magazines and newspapers, and has published articles in a variety of US and international media outlets. Rajeev's research interests are grounded in a political economy approach and focus on news media labor organizing and cooperatives as worker-led initiatives to change newsroom and industry conditions.


Master of Public Administration, John Glenn College of Public Affairs, Ohio State University, August 2011
Post-Graduate Diploma in Journalism, Asian College of Journalism, Chennai, India,  May 2008
Bachlor of Arts, Political Science and International Studies, Ohio State University, June 2006