Ashik Shafi’s research areas include media coverage of foreign events, and the use of new communication technologies in journalism and mass communication.
His education includes a Ph.D. degree from Wayne State University (2017), a master’s degree from Texas Tech University, a bachelor’s degree from the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. His research has been published in the Journal of Mass Communication Quarterly, Newspaper Research Journal and Communication Booknotes Quarterly, and he has presented at conferences such as AEJMC, NCA, ICA and CSCA.
Ashik has taught classes on media writing, public relations, copy-editing, and research methods in communication. He has three years of experience in newspaper and public relations agency.