Before JMI, he held numerous fellowships including: Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS) Postdoctoral Fellow at Kyoto University; Visiting Fellow at the East-West Center in Hawaii and Nanyang Technological University in Singapore; and German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) fellow at Erfurt University.
His research focuses on political communication, journalism and comparative media, campaigns, digital media, political marketing, survey research and content analysis. He has contributed to several edited volumes and his articles have appeared in International Journal of Press/Politics, Media, Culture and Society, Asian Journal of Political Science, Economic and Political Weekly among others. He co-edited Democratic Transformation and the Vernacular Public Arena in India (Routledge, London, 2014). He also publishes in newspapers and magazines.
Dr. Neyazi is visiting until mid-July 2015