Arani Baksi has served in various roles as an educator, mentor, counsellor, hostel warden and administrator for over 18 years. He created MUN (Model United Nations) Clubs in multiple schools, and his delegation participated and won accolades in conferences worldwide including ones concluding in the United Nations General Assembly Hall at New York. He started his career as a teacher and as a hostel warden in DPS RK Puram (then ranked #1 school in India by India Today Magazine) in the year 2003. In 2015, he went abroad as the head of the department of an academy based on core American curriculum. He has taught a wide range of subjects from geography, history, economics, business studies, psychology, legal studies, and sociology. His present research interest lies in reimagining school education through an interdisciplinary, technology enabled, and inclusive approach.
Academics, Scholarships, and Projects:
Bachelors in Education from Central Institute of Education, University of Delhi, New Delhi.
Masters in Geography from Delhi School of Economics, University of Delhi.
Bachelors in Geography from Delhi University.
First Rank in the Delhi School of Economics entrance examination (2000) held by the Department of Geography.