جامعة الملك عبدالعزيز

KING ABDULAZIZ UNIVERSITY

Mr.Bandar Owaid AL-Jaid


  
 

Mr.Bandar Owaid AL-Jaid
 Assistant Professor
Department of
Faculty of Communication and Media
King Abdulaziz University
Phone: Ext. 61799
Email: BAFALJAID@KAU.EDU.SA

 
   
  
 

Profile:

Dr-Bandar ALJaid

الدكتور بندر عويض الجعيد

 

أستاذ العلاقات العامة والاتصال المساعد في قسم الاتصال في كلية الاتصال والاعلام

Assistant Professor of Public Relations and Communication

King Abdulaziz University-Building 155-room 115

P.O.box 12076 Mecca (Makkah) Zip code 21955

Email: Bandar.aljaid@gmail.com

    Bafaljaid@kau.edu.sa

 

Nationality:     Saudi Arabian.

 

 

Qualifications

 

PhD. in Public Relations from University of Stirling, Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom. 2016.

 

 

Master of Arts in Mass Communications from University of Bedfordshire, Luton, Beds, England, United Kingdom. 2010.

 

Bachelor Degree in Business Administration (Finance) from King Abdul-aziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 2006.

 

 

Additional Qualification

 

  • Summer programme LSE Methods Summer Programme in Qualitative Research Methods, Grade B, from London School of Economics and Political Science in London. 2013.

 

Publications & Conferences’ Presentations:

  • ALjaid, B. (2015).Health Communication and Islam: A critique of Saudi Arabia’s efforts to prevent substance abuse (Unpublished doctoral thesis). University of Stirling, Stirling, United Kingdom. 
  • 04/09/2014, Substance abuse and faith communication; A Saudi cultural perspective, the Communication, Media and Culture Division Annual Conference for PhD students, Pathfoot Building.
  • 04/2013, Communicating health and drug abuse issues in Saudi Arabia, the University of Stirling Graduate School Annual PhD Conference, Pathfoot Building, Crush Hall.

 

 

 

Conferences attended:

  • 22/04/2014    The Annual Conference of Learning and Teaching, University of Stirling.
  • 15/06/2013    Governance Through Communication: Stakeholder Engagement, Dialogue, and Corporate Social Responsibility, International Communication Association, held in Queen Margret University in Edinburgh.
  • 30/03/2012 Health Communication Research Conference, University of Ulster, Jordanstown Campus.

 

 

Ongoing Research activities:           

  • Health Communication status in Saudi Arabia, it is an exploratory field work.
  • Public Relations and ethical protocols a qualitative study.
  • An introduction for New media, a text book with other scholars (in press).

 

Lectures Delivered and media outreach:

08/11/2016    Media Economics in the Dynamic Gulf States Economy a Lecture delivered in the 35th Sharjah International Book Fair in UAE, Sharjah.

13/10/2016   My experience in UK academia, a lecture delivered for lecturers, Teaching assistants and researcher organised by the Centre for Teaching and Learning Development, King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah.

23/02/2016     Effective dialogue, a television interview with Diwan 1 Channel in Jeddah about how important is the dialogue in social live.    

 

Grants awarded:

  • 09/2013 Funding award from the Division of Communication, Media and Culture in the University of Stirling to attend a training workshop on ATLASti7 software at the University of Surrey CAQDAS Networking Project, in Guilford.

 

  • 08/ 2013 Funding award from the Saudi Cultural Bureau in London to study at the LSE Methods Summer Programme in Qualitative Research Methods, in London.

 

  • 06/2013 Funding award from the Division of Communication, Media and Culture in the University of Stirling to attend the conference of Governance Through Communication: Stakeholder Engagement, Dialogue, and Corporate Social Responsibility, held in Queen Margret University in Edinburgh.

 

  • 03/2011 Funding award from King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah-Saudi Arabia to complete my PhD in the United Kingdom.

 

  • 11/2008 Funding award form King Abdulaziz University in Jeddah-Saudi Arabia to do postgraduate study overseas.   

 


 
   
  
 

Education:
  • 2006 : Bachelor degree from Business -Finance, Economy and Administration , King Abdulaziz University , جده, المملكة العربية السعودية
  • 2010 : Master degree from Mass Communications, Media and Arts, University of Bedfordshire , بدفورد, بريطانيا
  • 2016 : Doctorate degree from Public Relations , Arts and Humanities , University of Stirling , ستيرلنق, بريطانيا

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    Employment:
  • 2007 - 2015 : Demonstrator , King Abdulaziz University, جده, المملكة العربية السعودية
  • 2017 - 2017 : Deputy General Supervisor of Administrative Development, University vice-presidency - General Administration for Administrative Development, جدة, المملكة العربية السعودية
  • 2017 - 2018 : General Supervisor of Administrative Development, General Administration for Administrative Development, جدة, المملكة العربية السعودية
  • 2018 - حاليا : Chairman of Public Relations Department, Faculty of Communication and Media-PR Department, جدة, المملكة العربية السعودية

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    Research Interests:
    I am interested in researching communication campaigns with focus mainly on social-purposed or socially driven campaigns as well as public benefits campaigns. Recently, I started looking at the ethical aspects of Public Relations with concentration on the developing economies. I am open for research collaboration in health communication campaigns and PR ethics in the Middle East and Emergent Markets. 

     
       
      
     

    Courses:
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    Comm 101 : Communication Skills
    Comm 102 : Learning and thinking skills
    Com 473 : Writing for Public Relations
    Com 464 : Organisational Communication
    COM 362 : Organizing and Managing Public Relations
    COM 204 : Public Opinions
    COM 622 : Communication and Media Economics
    COM 371 : Online Public Relations
    : Project

     
       
      
     

    Contact Info:
    • Office Phone: Ext. 61799
    • Email : BAFALJAID@KAU.EDU.SA
    • URL : http://BAFALJAID.kau.edu.sa