Staff Profile

/Mr Painos Moyo
Mr Painos Moyo



  • Master of Science in Media & Society Studies (2009)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Media & Society Studies (2007)
  • BA  English & Communication Studies (2001)
  • Secondary Teacher’s Certificate (1978)

Research Interests

  • Media & the Environment
  • Media & Social Network Sites
  • Corporate Social Responsibility & Public Relations
  • Media & Politics


  • Corporate Social Responsibility as an invention of Public Relations: A case of Econet and National Railways of Zimbabwe (2013)
  • An assessment to the use of Facebook as a communication tool by Midlands State University students from 2012 to 2013 (2014)
  • Press and environmental Management Agency (EMA)’s active role in reporting and monitoring environmental degradation caused by small scale articanal gold panning in Zimbabwe. A case of Shurugwi Peri Urban (2015).
  • Organizational Communication Strategies used by Unki Mine for community engagement and development (2013)
  • Uptake of Citizen Journalism by The Mainstream Print Media in Zimbabwe ; The Case of  The Herald & The Sunday Mail (2013)
  • Advertising Strategies and Tactics applied by the Flea Market Traders to Alleviate Poverty in Zimbabwe. Case of Mupedzanhamo (Harare) and Global Flea Market (Gweru)(2014)
  • Press and Politics. A look at the role played by Zambia in Zimbabwe’s fight for independence as presented by Zimbabwean newspaper, The Sunday Mail