Prof. Dhankar secured her Bachelor of Life Sciences and Bachelor of Laws from the University of Delhi. She also has a Juris Doctor from the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Australia. Apart from legal qualifications, she holds a Graduate Diploma of Applied Corporate Governance from the Governance Institute of Australia, a recommended course for Australian chartered secretaries and governance professionals.
Prof. Dhankar has experience working in top tier law firms in India and Australia, including the Alternate Legal Technology Team at Allens (in alliance with Linklaters), Sydney and the Corporate Team at J. Sagar Associates, Gurgaon. She is also qualified to serve as a Patent Agent.
Her areas of interest include the cross-jurisdictional appreciation of law between Australia and India, specifically in the context of intellectual property and business associations.