Profile and Citation

RasaqMuhammedAdisa is a lecturer in the department of Mass Communication, University of Ilorin, Ilorin, Nigeria. He holds a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Science Degrees in Mass Communication of the Bayero University Kano and University of Lagos respectively and Post Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE) of the National Teachers’ Institute Kaduna.
Adisa was for over a decade a lecturer in the department of Mass Communication Federal Polytechnic Offa. He has also had professional relationship with Newspaper organizations in Nigeria. A resource person to the International Institute of Journalism, Abuja and a member of professional bodies which include, Nigerian Institute of Public Relations (NIPR) and Africa Council for Communication Education (ACCE). He has published books on Journalism and Mass Communication and in Journals, as listed below.

Journal Articles in Print

  1. Adisa, R. M.,Abulraheem, M., &La’aro, O. A. (2012): Information Technology Revolution and the future of Print Media in Nigeria: Usage Across Age groups. Advances in Management.Vol. 10, No. 1; 29-40.Published by The Department of Business Administration, University of Ilorin
  2. Adisa, R. M. (2012): Conflict Sensitive Journalism and Newspaper Coverage of Jos Conflict.Entrepreneurial Journal of Management Sciences (EJMS).Vol. 1, No. 1; 174-188, Published by College of Management Sciences, Al-Hikmah University, Ilorin, Nigeria.

 

Journal Articles Accepted for Publication

Adisa, R.M., Udende, P. &Azeez, A. L. The Changing Media Landscape and the Changing Social Context of Media Use by Youth.Benue Journal of Communication and Development (BJCD) Published by The Department of Mass Communication, Benue State University, Markudi, (Letter of Acceptance on Vol. 2. No. 1.dated 2013).

 

Book

Adisa, R. M. (2012): Newswriting and Reporting for Africa: A Practical Approach. Germany: Published by LAP Lambert Academic Publishing

Book Article/Chapter

Adisa R.M. &Abdulraheem M. (2012): Mass Media and Conflicts in Nigeria: A Call for Peace Oriented Journalism. In General Studies in the Social Sciences: Some Fundamental Topics Adeleke, B. L. &Ijaiya, G. T. (eds.) 14-36. Ilorin: Published by General Studies Division, University of Ilorin.

Adisa has attended and presented papers at conferences and workshops. His major assignments are Teaching, research supervision, examination marking and Supervision. He is currently researching Newspaper Framing of Conflicts and Ethnic Groups Conflict Behaviours.