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Dr Debalina Dutta Doctor of Philosophy,

Senior Lecturer

Doctoral Supervisor
School of Communication, Journalism and Marketing

Professional

Contact details

  • Ph: +6469519281
    Location: B1.06, Business School Central
    Campus: Manawatu

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy - Purdue University (2012)

Fellowships and Memberships

  • Member, Higher Education Academy (Fellow) (2021)

Certifications and Registrations

  • Licence, Supervisor, Massey University
  • Licence, Co-Supervisor, Massey University

Research Expertise

Research Interests

Organizational Communication, Gender, Careers

Thematics

21st Century Citizenship

Area of Expertise

Field of research codes
Communication and Media Studies (200100): Languages, Communication And Culture (200000): Organisational, Interpersonal and Intercultural Communication (200105)

Research Projects

Summary of Research Projects

Position Current Completed
Project Leader 1 1

Research Outputs

Journal

Dutta, D., Stadler, DJ., Cofrancesco, J., Archuleta, S., & Ibrahim, H. (2021). “I Find It Quite a Privilege to Be Involved in Their Lives”: A Multinational Qualitative Study of Program Directors’ Perspectives on Their Relationships with Residents. Teaching and Learning in Medicine.
[Journal article]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, M., Ramasubramanian, S., Barrett, M., Elers, C., Sarwatay, D., Raghunath, P., . . . Zapata, D. (2021). Decolonizing Open Science: Southern Interventions. Journal of Communication.
[Journal article]Authored by: Barrett, M., Dutta, D., Dutta, M.
Dutta, D., Ibrahim, H., Stadler, DJ., Cofrancesco, J., Nair, SC., & Archuleta, S. (2021). International Residency Program Directors on Implementing Educational Transformation: A Qualitative Study of Their Experiences and Strategies for Overcoming Challenges. Journal of graduate medical education. 13(4), 526-533
[Journal article]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Stadler, DJ., Ibrahim, H., Dutta, D., Cofrancesco, J., & Archuleta, S. (2020). Program Director Retention and Attrition Rates in International Graduate Medical Education. Journal of graduate medical education. 12(5), 624-627
[Journal article]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D. (2020). Mobile Phones as Interactive Technologies Mediating Gendered Work-Life Conflict: A Qualitative Study on Women in STEM. Sex Roles. 82(11-12), 659-672
[Journal article]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D. (2019). Communicating resilience in actual and imagined boundaries: narrative plots and meanings of retention in organizations. Journal of Applied Communication Research. 47(4), 401-419
[Journal article]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D. (2018). Women’s Discourses of Leadership in STEM Organizations in Singapore: Negotiating Sociocultural and Organizational Norms. Management Communication Quarterly. 32(2), 233-249
[Journal article]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D. (2017). Cultural Barriers and Familial Resources for Negotiation of Engineering Careers Among Young Women: Relational Dialectics Theory in an Asian Perspective. Journal of Family Communication. 17(4), 338-355
[Journal article]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D. (2016). Negotiations of cultural identities by Indian women engineering students in US engineering programmes. Journal of Intercultural Communication Research. 45(3), 177-195
[Journal article]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D. (2016). Sustainability as an Identity Construct: (Re)Crafting Organizational Identification for Organizational Immigrants. Journal of Creative Communications. 11(3), 244-263
[Journal article]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D. (2015). Sustaining the Pipeline: Experiences of International Female Engineers in U.S. Graduate Programs. Journal of Engineering Education. 104(3), 326-344
[Journal article]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, MJ., & Dutta, D. (2013). Multinational Going Cultural: A Postcolonial Deconstruction of Cultural Intelligence. Journal of International and Intercultural Communication. 6(3), 241-258
[Journal article]Authored by: Dutta, D., Dutta, M.

Book

Dutta, D. (2018). (Re) framing cultural intelligence in organizations: Migration, negotiation and meaning making of female migrants in the context of India. In The Routledge companion to migration, communication and politics.. In S. Croucher, J. Caetano, & E. Campbell (Eds.) The Routledge Companion to Migration, Communication, and Politics.
[Chapter]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, M., & Dutta, . (2017). Cultural intelligence, postcolonial critique. In The International Encyclopedia of Intercultural Communication. : John Wiley & Sons
[Chapter]Authored by: Dutta, D., Dutta, M.
Dutta, ., & Dutta, MJ. (2012). Science: 1900 to Present: South, Central and West Asia. In AL. Stanton, E. Ramasamy, P. Seybolt, & CM. Elliot (Eds.) Cultural Sociology of the Middle East, Asia, & Africa: An Encyclopedia. (pp. 284 - 287). : SAGE Publications
[Chapter]Authored by: Dutta, D., Dutta, M.

Conference

Dutta, D. (2021, July). Gender, Class and Caste in Global South. Presented at Pre-conference International Communication Association Annual Convention. Virtual.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D.Error not found: Reframing mentoring discourses for women in STEM organizations in Singapore. . Virtual Conference (originally scheduled to be held in Gold Coast Australia
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D.Mobile phone technologies and (re) negotiation of hybrid working/mother identities: Theorizing organizational-domestic spaces. . Prague. Czech Republic
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D.Communicating resilience in actual and imagined boundaries: Narrative plots and meanings of retention in organizations.. . Prague, Czech Republic
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D., & Kisselburgh, L. (2011, February). Cultural negotiations of Indian women in U.S. engineering classrooms. Presented at Annual Gender and STEM Research Symposium. Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA.
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D., & Kisselburgh, L.Shared voices of the liminal tribe: Indian women in U.S. engineering programs.. . New Orleans, USA
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D., & Dutta, M.Multinational going cultural: A postcolonial deconstruction of cultural intelligence.. . New Orleans, USA
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D., Dutta, M.
Dutta, D., Rao, R., & Buzzanell, P.(Re) Gaining voices: Resilience and micro-emancipation in two stories of settling in the U.S. on dependent visas.. . New Orleans, USA
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D., & Pelaez, N. (2010). Calibrated peer review: Gender differences and topical interests in Tree thinking.. Poster session presented at the meeting of Experrimental Biology Annual Meeting. Anaheim, California, USA
[Conference Poster]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D. (2010, November). Media portrayals of robots within the binaries of gender and culture. Presented at Robots and Representation: Emerging issues in gender, technology, design and culture
[Conference Oral Presentation]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D.(2017). Gendered narratives of stress, work, and health: Juggling careers of immigrant women in science and engineering. . San Diego, USA
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D.Reinventing the role of science centers in informal science engagement and communication: Examining young scientist program in Singapore. . Fukuoka, Japan
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D.Lighting the dark space: Meanings of leadership for women in STEM careers. . Fukuoka, Japan
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D.Theorizing sustainability as a communicative tool: Communicating identity in organizations. . Puerto Rico, USA
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D., & Kisselburgh, L.Balancing (inter) cultural identities of patrifocality and liminality: Experiences of Indian women in U.S. engineering programs. . Seattle, USA
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D., & Kisselburgh, L.Sustaining liminality: Experiences and negotiations of international women engineers in United States graduate programs. . London, UK
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D.(Re) framing empowerment: Media portrayals of Indian women in STEM education. . Dublin, Ireland
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.
Dutta, D.Fostering creativity in toy design: Collaborative idea generation. . Texas, USA
[Conference Paper]Authored by: Dutta, D.

Teaching and Supervision

Courses Coordinated

  • 115.111 Communication Theory and Practice
  • 115.758 Interpersonal Communication at Work
  • 219.206 Communication and Technological Change
  • 219.303 Organisational Communication

Summary of Doctoral Supervision

Position Current Completed
Co-supervisor 2 1

Current Doctoral Supervision

Co-supervisor of:

  • Kenneth Rocker Jr - Doctor of Philosophy
    How on line interconnectivity of coworkers through social media increase workplace cohesion and aggression through the mediation of perceived immediacy. A study on how culture and generational variables moderate anticipated effects.
  • Sadiq Mohammed Sadiq - Doctor of Philosophy
    COMMUNICATING COVID-19-RELATED BEHAVIOURAL CHANGE IN NIGERIA: THE ROLE OF CULTURAL PRACTICES AND RELIGIOUS WORLDVIEWS

Completed Doctoral Supervision

Co-supervisor of:

  • 2021 - Kelsea Jackson - Doctor of Philosophy
    Perceptions of intercultural empathy, peace, and the “other” among Palestinians and Israelis: A qualitative analysis utilising grounded theory and int

Media and Links

Media

  • 21 Oct 2019 - Magazine
    Technology's double bind for working women
  • 06 Oct 2019 - Newspaper
    Smartphones merge work and life
  • 01 Jul 2015 - Online
    A clarion call to women scientists