Ajay Chandra is currently working as a Research Associate at the National Institute of Advanced studies (NIAS) Bangalore. Ajay has a master degree in psychology from Bangalore University (2010). He has been working in the field of Gifted Education over the past five years. As part of the research work, he has engaged himself in conducting classroom observations, conducting teacher training workshops, conducting workshops for children, data analysis and also involved in field studies. His areas of interests are cognitive psychology, cross cultural psychology, Psychometry and education. He has also worked as a visiting lecturer, where he taught psychology for bachelor's students.