Manohar Kumar completed his PhD in Political Theory from LUISS University, Rome in 2013. He
has a Masters in Development Studies from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai and a
Bachelors in Economics from Hindu College, University of Delhi. He is the author of ‘Speaking
Truth to Power. A Theory of Whistleblowing’ with Daniele Santoro. Prior to joining IIIT-Delhi,
Manohar held postdoctoral fellowships at IIT Delhi (2015-2017) and AMSE, Aix Marseille
University (2017-2018). His research interests are in Moral and Political Philosophy, and
include issues like whistleblowing, civil disobedience, democratic secrecy, and epistemic
injustice, surveillance, digital citizenship and dissent.