Vikas is a Young India Fellow from Ashoka University who has completed a MA in Liberal Studies under Canadian philosopher and writer Clancy Martin. His interests lie at the intersection of Philosophy, Literature and Psychology. Prior to his venture into the humanities, Vikas was a Mechanical engineering graduate from IIIT in Chennai. He has worked previously as a Research Associate at India Center Foundation. He believes to have a flair for Critical Thinking, Creative Writing, Teaching, Storytelling, Community building and Contact movement therapy.