Head, Digital Media Department

Dr. Yasir Yousif Aboalgasim

Dr. Yasir Yousif Aboalgasim
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Liwa College, Saeed Bin Ahmed Al Otaiba Street (Al Najda Street previously), Al Danah, Baniyas Tower B, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Professional Summary

Dr. Yasir Yousif Aboalgasim, PhD

Dr. Yasir Yousif Aboalgasim assistant professor in the Digital media Department at the Media faculty,

 25 years’ experience in teaching and administration aspects in the Institutions of higher education.

He held several administrative positions, the most important of which are the head of the radio and television department, the dean of the Faculty of Media at Omdurman University, the head of the media department, and the head of the digital media department at Liwa College.

Short Bio

Dr. Yasir has long teaching experience of more than 25 years teaching general and specialized media courses. He has many research contributions and scientific contributions. He also participated in several scientific and administrative committees and scientific conferences internally and externally.
He holds a BA in Mass Communication in radio and television from the College of Mass Communication at Omdurman Islamic University in Sudan in 1995 and a master’s degree in mass communication in radio and television from the College of Mass Communication in Omdurman Islamic University in 2001 and a PhD in Mass Communication in radio and television from the Faculty of Arts. Media at Omdurman Islamic University In 2007, a supervisor at the Knowledge Pillars Foundation for Studies and Research, a trainer at the Vision Media Production Company, a trainer at the Center for Strategic Studies and Research, a consultant for the Vision Center for Public Opinion Studies, an arbitrator, and a consultant for the Scientific Science and Technology Journal of the Sudan University of Science and Technology 2012 AD, an accredited supervisor for postgraduate studies at the Arab American Open University and a professor at the Faculty Postgraduate Studies Pre-Master of Media and Editorial Consultant for the Political File – Knowledge Pillars Foundation for Studies and Research and Assistant Professor at the Emirates College of Technology – Abu Dhabi. He has six published research papers and five unpublished research papers. He participated in five conferences and many forums, courses, and workshops. He has made academic scientific contributions by supervising 21 master’s theses and discussing 25 master’s theses. Scientific Research Council at the College of Mass Communication, Council of Radio and Television Department, Council of Radio and Television Department, Council of Multimedia Department, Promotions Committee, Curriculum Development Committee, Media Committee for Technical Education, Journalistic Work Ethics Committee, Scientific Council of the Institute for Research and Studies of the Islamic World, Postgraduate Studies Committee, Curriculum Development Committee, and Examinations Committee at the College Emirates Technology and Head of the Media Department and Head of the Digital Media Department at Liwa College of Technology.

Core Qualifications

  • Teaching in different teaching methods.
  • Training
  • Administration
  • effective communication
  • Editing


  • PhD, Omdurman Islamic University, Sudan, 10-SEP-2007 Title of Ph.D. Dissertation The role of communication technology in the development of television production. (Applied Study on the use of digital technology in the TV editing in Sudan)
  • Master, Omdurman Islamic University, Sudan ,10-SEP-2001 Title of Master Dissertation The role of radio in foreign relations (Applied study on a program of political talk in Sudanese national radio).


  • The role of means of communication in strengthening national unity. (a scientific paper published in the political file of the Knowledge Pillars Foundation) 2010
  • Interactivity in radio and television channels and their role in directing and measuring public opinion. 2010
  • The role of interactive technologies in developing broadcasting performance in Sudan, an applied study on two radio stations (Omdurman National and Sports Radio FM104). (Publication - Media and Social Transformation Conference - Jordan - Yarmouk University) 2011
  • Evaluation of journalistic performance in Sudan for the year 2010 AD. (Published study - Press and Publications Council) 2011
  • Advocacy media and the role of modern means of communication in the Islamic call. 2011
  • Building and developing advocacy media (strategic vision) 2011
  • A study of evaluating the performance of the Sudanese press for the year 2011-2012
  • Employing radio programs in consolidating the values of sustainable development 2017 Journal of Media Research and Studies
  • Radio Interactive Ethics: A Critical Theoretical Approach (published scientific paper) 2018
  • Management of Arab media organizations in artificial intelligence era (published scientific paper)2022
  • The potential effects of metaverse technology on Arab media from the point of view of media experts (published scientific paper)2022

Additional Information

  • Chairman of the Examinations Subcommittee for the College of Mass Communication 2015-2017
  • Member of the committee responding to the report of the Ministry's team to renew the accreditation of the bachelor’s program for the Faculty of Mass Communication 2020
  • Member of the Committee for Proposals and Course Descriptions of the master’s Program in Media, March 2020
  • Member of the Committee for Conceiving the Competition and Festival of the College of Information, February 2020.
  • Member of the Curriculum Development Committee of the Faculty of Information, October 2020-
  • Member of the Examinations Committee at the Emirates College of Technology, January 2020
  • Member of the Academic Council of the Emirates College of Technology 2020-2021
  • Member of the Advisory Board of the College of Media - Emirates College of Technology 2021