A Journalist by the line of work, Sanjay M Johri possess a rich experience of over 40 years in active journalism and academics. A dedicated reporter and a strict disciplinarian, he has served India’s premier news-agencies — PTI & UNI — for 20 years. Rest 20 years of his professional life have been completely dedicated to the media academics. He has been associated with top B schools of north India, including Jaipuria Institute of Management as an Associate Professor (Mass Communication), Maharana Institute of Communication Studies as Head and currently he is holding the position of Professor- Director, Amity School of Communication, Amity University (Uttar Pradesh), Lucknow Campus.
He can be described as a widely popular figure and an inspiring leader who fills everyone’s heart with respect & admiration. Extremely talented and owner of a disciplined, creative and a down-to-earth persona, Sanjay is a role model for many. An expert of managing events & handling tough situations with ease and composure, he is a patient listener, a guiding force & mentor for his students and a friend to colleagues.
Perfection is the mantra of his life. Sanjay always strives to achieve the best for the institution, staff & students. SMJ rule book is a guide and a ready reference to help students get prepared and oriented for future challenges and sustain with grit and determination.
Sanjay has authored a book” Out in the Field” (A guide to reporters) ; few documentaries to his credit and is currently working on his another book.