Department of Social Sciences and Humanities - IIIT Delhi

Manohar Kumar

Assistant Professor

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.