Prof. Baba Prasad is the director of postgraduate studies at NSoJ. He is a veteran journalist with over 35 years of experience. He was the Former Associate Editor at The Hindu in Bangalore. Earlier, he was with the Indian Express and Mid-Day groups. He is widely recognised for his accomplishments in the newsroom and the classroom. He has delivered several University Grants Commission lectures and is a member on the board of studies at various universities. He has authored the book, Reporting: Principles and Practice. Prof. Baba Prasad is a distinguished fellow at NSoJ and mentors NSoJ students on reporting and editing.