Major Professor: Racheida Lewis, Ph.D.
Ph.D. Student, Engineering Education
Research Interests: Engineering Education, focusing on equity, inclusion in the classroom, and easing student transition to the workforce catering to STEM graduates
Animesh was born in Tripura, India, and raised in a liberal modern “brown” military upbringing. He prefers the pronouns “He/They” and considers himself a creative, sanguine, and outgoing individual. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Technology focusing on Electronics and Electrical Engineering from KIIT University. He worked on several consulting organizations as a part of PMO (Project Management Office) and a few significant projects with mortgage and investment organizations based in Zurich and DC to address change processes associated with contingent workforce and sourcing. He is now a part of the Engineering Education Transformation Institute as a Ph.D. student under the advisement of Dr. Racheida Lewis. His research is in Engineering Education, focusing on equity, inclusion in the classroom, and easing student transition to the workforce catering to STEM graduates.