Nissim Kanekar obtained his B.Sc. from Mumbai University in 1993 (studying at Ramnarain Ruia College), his M.Sc. from Pune University in 1995, and his Ph.D. from Pune University in 2000, with the doctoral research carried out at the National Centre for Radio Astrophysics. After a NOVA Fellowship at the Kapteyn Institute, Groningen, The Netherlands, and a Jansky Fellowship and a Max-Planck Fellowship, both at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Socorro, USA, he joined the National Centre for Radio Astrophysics in September 2009 as a Reader and a Ramanujan Fellow. He is currently an Associate Professor and a DST Swarnajayanti Fellow at NCRA-TIFR.

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