HOD - School of Design & Mass Communication
Mr. Pankaj Kumar Singh
Pursuing Doctoral studies from Manipal University, Jaipur.
Photography and 3D Modelling & Lighting.
Mr. Pankaj Kumar Singh is an Associate Professor and Head of Department in School of Design & Mass Communication, GNA University, Phagwara. He is pursuing his Doctoral studies from Manipal University Jaipur. His topic is related to Animation in Design education. Prior to joining GNA, Mr. Pankaj has a professional teaching experience of 15 years and 3 years of industry experience in Animation Production house.
Mr. Pankaj has published 2 research papers in peer reviewed high-impact journals (UGC/Scopus). His area of research includes a systematic review investigating the multidimensional role of emotions in Animation and Impact of Advertising “Compassion and Care” on Brand Image and Brand Equity.
He has completed Master's Degree in Animation & Multimedia Technology from I. K. Gujral Punjab Technical University. He also has a 2 years Diploma in 3D Animation & VFX along with 1 year Diploma in Computer Operation & Programming Assistant from ITI Delhi. His professional key strengths are in Digital Graphics, Ad Campaign, Motion Graphics, Game Design, 3D Animation, Academic Operations, Design & Development of Course Curriculum and Team management.
He has also conducted workshops and seminars on:
1). Production Pipeline
2). New Technologies
3). Production Process in Animation film Design
4). Animation Basics, 3D modeling, Lighting & Rendering
5). Typography in films and Motion Graphics.
Furthermore, He was awarded as Best Animation design as a Team Leader in Frameflixx 2010 for a 3d animation short movie, directed a live action short film “MERI DELHI” selected for Channel “V” India Fest Competition 2011.