Dr. Manoj Kumar presently works as an Associate Professor in the Department of Shalakya Tantra, Faculty of Ayurveda, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. He has pursued his MS(Ay) and PhD in Shalakya Tantra from Banaras Hindu University. He works as an Editor for the Journal of Research and Education in Indian Medicine. He has special skills in using web-based and other ICT tools in day-to-day teaching and research. His skills in Ayurveda ophthalmology are well known and he has lectured in his field on several national-level platforms.