Career Biography


Wafi Aziz Sattar
Communications & PR Specialist | Digital Content Creator | Documentary Filmmaker
wafi@wafisattar.com

Work Experience


2018 - Present

Lecturer, Media Studies and Journalism
University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh

2018 - 2018
Media and Communication Consultant
University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh

2014 - 2015
Assistant Manager, Communication
aamra Technologies Limited

2011 - 2012
Creative Director and Co-Founder 
GREEN Ink.

2011 - 2011
Senior Marketing Executive
Rakeen Development PJSC

2010 - 2010
Photographer and Sales Associate
Olan Mills, INC.

2010 - 2010
Academic Specialist
Kean University

2005 - 2010
Senior Network Technician
Kean University

2003 - 2004
Radio Jockey and Producer
Radio Metrowave

 

Education

 
2014 - 2017
MSS in Media and Communication
Independent University, Bangladesh

2015 - 2015
Visiting Scholar
University of California, San Diego

2015 - 2015
Researcher (Special Research Program)
University of California, San Diego

2005 - 2010
BSc in Graphic Communications Technology
Kean University

Internships

 
2008 - 2008
Intern Production Associate 
Norkin Digital Art Ltd.

2008 - 2008
Executive Trainee 
Roop Advertising Agency

Workshops

 
2016
Workshop on Enhancement of Teaching Quality 
Independent University, Bangladesh

2014
Writing for Social Media 
Marketing Institute of Singapore

2014
Search Engine Optimization (SEO) Marketing 
Marketing Institute of Singapore

2014
Online Marketing for Business 
bdjobs.com Ltd.

Trainings

 
2013
Leading the aamra Way
(Leadership Training) 

aamra Management Solutions

2011
Modern Techniques of Public Relations,
Media and Communication 

Bangladesh Institute of Journalism
and Electronic Media

Conference Presentations


2018

"“Effective Teaching Language for Communication with Students in Higher Education Institutions:
The Use of A Hybrid Vernacular for Teaching and Learning"
Presenter: Wafi Aziz Sattar
Conference: International Conference for Teaching and Learning
Panel: Learning and Teaching in the New Frontier
Organizer: Center for Pedagogy, Independent University, Bangladesh

2018
"Revising the Role of Education in Social Movements:
Creating Future Leaders"
Presenter: Wafi Aziz Sattar and Jessica Eva Salazar
Conference: International Conference for Teaching and Learning
Panel: Education and Society
Organizer: Center for Pedagogy, Independent University, Bangladesh

2016
"Real-World Work Readiness of College Graduates in Bangladesh:
The State of Practical Application of Theoretical Knowledge and Soft Skills in the Workplace"
Presenter: Wafi Aziz Sattar and Jessica Eva Salazar
Conference: International Conference for Teaching and Learning
Panel: Globalization, Market Economy and Education
Organizer: Center for Pedagogy, Independent University, Bangladesh

Publications

 
2016
"Real-World Work Readiness of College Graduates in Bangladesh:
The State of Practical Application of Theoretical Knowledge and Soft Skills
in the Workplace"
Authors: Wafi Aziz Sattar and Jessica Eva Salazar
Publisher: Center for Pedagogy, Independent University, Bangladesh
ISBN: 978-984-34-0780-1