Gayathry Venkiteswaran
Lecturer for Media and Politics at University of Nottingham

Gayathry Venkiteswaran teaches media and politics at the University of Nottingham, Malaysia Campus, where she is also pursuing a PhD on the topic of media reforms in Southeast Asia. She was previously the executive director of the Bangkok-based Southeast Asian Press Alliance, where she focused on media freedom. Prior to that, she worked in Malaysia as a journalist and lobbied for the introduction of two state-level freedom of information laws.