Vikas Baniwal is currently working as Assistant Professor at the Department of Education, Delhi University. Prior to joining Delhi University, he taught at Ambedkar University, Delhi for two years (2015-2017). He completed his doctoral research from University of Delhi in Education (2015). He has been a General Fellow of Indian Council of Philosophical Research, New Delhi for his post-doctoral work for a comparative study of Buber’s and Upanishadic dialogue. Put together, he has about 12 years of experience in school teaching, higher education, research, and administration. He has many publications in prestigious journals to his credit and his key research interests include inter-subjectivity, dialogue, inclusion, mental health, self and identity.
With a Masters in Psychology (Specialisation: Clinical), he is a Certified Practitioner and a Fellow of the American Philosophical Practitioners Association in Client Counseling.