With a PhD and Masters in Journalism & Mass Communication and an Honours graduation degree in Commerce, Prof. Chatterjee is presently working as a Professor and Dean for the School of Liberal Arts and Culture Studies, Adamas University. Earlier, he was the CEO-Chairman and Chancellor Cell of RICE & Adamas Group.
Before joining the Adamas Group, Prof. Chatterjee worked as the Director of Eastern India’s largest media and design school — NSHM Institute of Media & Design, Kolkata. He was the Founder Director of three Schools — School of Communication, Fine Arts and Fashion Design — under Amity University, Kolkata. He was also Director, Institute of Leadership, Entrepreneurship & Development (iLEAD), and Principal, NSHM School of Media & Communication.
An eminent journalist, writer and corporate trainer, Prof. Chatterjee served the media industry for more than two decades in responsible positions in print media, news agencies, radio and television. Travelling widely, Prof. Chatterjee has covered important political and sports events in the country and abroad. He has also been a packager with the BBC Bengali Service and a popular compere and news reader with All India Radio, Doordarshan and private channels.
The important positions he held in the media industry included Input Editor, ETV Network; Editorial Coordinator (East), BSTV; Chief of Bureau, TVI Network; and Senior Correspondent, United News of India (UNI).
An expert career counsellor and trainer, Prof. Chatterjee regularly conducts training sessions and workshops for leading corporates as well as professional and educational Institutes.