Suraj is a TRIP (Teaching & Research for Intellectual Pursuit Fellow & Academic Tutor) at Jindal School of International Affairs. He has a B.A. in International Relations from Central University of Kerala and M.A. in Diplomacy, Law and Business from O.P. Jindal Global University. His research interests include Diaspora Studies, Indian Jewish Migration, IndoIsrael Relations etc. Prior to this fellowship he was working with a Political consultancy specialised in designing and managing election campaigns. During his master’s he received scholarships and awards for his extensive research activities.