Assistant Professor
Texas A & M International University

 

Areas of Expertise
BRICS and Emerging Markets, Civil Society, Comparative Politics, Development of International Law, Disability, Health, Human Rights, International Human Rights Law, Poverty and Inequality, The Global South, UN Human Rights System, United Nations, United Nations Reform

Region of Focus
Central and South Asia, East Asia and the Pacific, North America

Background
Ajay is working as an assistant professor at Texas A & M International University, United States and as a visiting professor at Amity University, India. He completed his PhD from University Oregon, United States. Earlier he completed his MPhil with a focus on research methodology & human rights and master degrees in early intervention, counseling & psychotherapy, disability rights, learning disabilities with bachelor degree in mental retardation (BMR).

Currently he is teaching graduate level research, program evaluation and assessment courses and he is serving as an Associate Editor, International Journal of Disability, Development and Education; Co- Editor, Journal of Neuroscience in Rural Practice; and also serving as a member in the editorial board of Emotional and Behavioural Difficulties and Teaching Young Children. He is also associated as a member in the review boards of Pediatrics, Educational Assessment, Evaluation and Accountability, Journal of Special Education & Rehabilitation, Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research, Journal of International Medical Research, and the Journal of Pediatrics.

He is Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine; Fellow of the Royal Society for Public Health; and Fellow of the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, International Behavioral Neuroscience Society, Society of Behavioral Medicine, American Statistical Association, American Evaluation Association, American Educational Research Association, Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education, European Educational Research Association, and Academic Council of the United Nation Systems.

He published and presented more than sixty three research papers in several peer reviewed top tier international journals and in international conferences.