Head Curriculum and Capacity Building
Ajay Pinjani holds bachelors in Political Science and International Relations with a High Honors from Middle East Technical University, Turkey. He attended Boston University, USA under a student exchange program and has completed his masters in Social Work from Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai and was awarded Best International Student. He has also been an active member of dance and theatre groups during college years. As his masters thesis project, he undertook research in “Sindhi Sufi Poetry in contemporary Pakistan; meeting of tradition and modernity.” Presently, Ajay is working as Specialist, Teacher Development at the Aga Khan University Examination Board. In the past, he has developed the Curriculum for Outreach Tours at The Citizens Archive of Pakistan. The curriculum aims to infuse critical thinking by using what (information) as a reference point to understand the questions of 'how' and 'why', connecting subjects of Science, Geography and History.
Ajay Pinjani is an advocate of creative thinking, through which the product model of curriculum education can be transformed to a more praxis one, whereby education is value and action oriented.