Rahul is an Associate Professor at Jindal School of Liberal Arts and Humanities. Before joining the O P Jindal Global University, he was a journalist for nearly a decade in New Delhi and Bangalore. Rahul has worked for The Times of India, Mint, The Telegraph, Open and India Today. His journalistic work has also appeared in The Indian Express, Hindustan Times, Critical Muslim, Gulf News, Daily Mail, Global Post and Critical Muslim. He is presently working on a book of narrative nonfiction on the lives of Indian workers in the Middle East.