Abhishek has a PhD in Linguistics from Macquarie University and has experience in conducting as well as managing research in tertiary setting.

He has experience in stakeholder management, financial management and reporting.

In his current role of Research Officer at the Institute for Culture and Society of Western Sydney University (WSU), Abhishek is responsible for day-to-day operational activities of WSU node of ADM+S.

Prior to his current positon, Abhishek has worked at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Macquarie University, where his tool both academic and professional positions (e.g. Postdoctoral Fellow and Grants Development Coordinator).