Dnyaneshwar Shejwal is a scholar on Dalit and Adivasi Rights, presently working as Research and Advocacy Associate with Dalit Arthik Adhikar Andolan-NCDHR, i.e. economic rights movement. His research interests include theories and practices of urbanisation, modern development and inclusive education. Dnyaneshwar holds a master’s degree in Social Work with specialization in Dalit and Tribal Studies and Action from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai.

He likes photography, writes poetry and blogs. He loves to be techno-friendly and finds ways to gain knowledge out of it.