Rajender Singh

PhD Student


Rajender Singh is a PhD candidate studying critical studies of education technology at Western University. Specifically, his research investigates the novel strategies used by tech companies to enter and dominate the global education market while simultaneously positioning themselves as neutral and altruistic players. His other research involvements include platformization of education during COVID-19 pandemic, internet-based research methods, household experiences of education exclusion in Global south, and understanding pedagogy through teacher perspectives. Rajender earned an undergraduate degree in engineering and a practice-based MA in education from TISS Mumbai. He has 10+ years of professional background working in elementary education, EdTech management, software industry, and non-governmental sectors.

Linkedin: Rajender Singh

Course Work Completed

  • Critical Policy Studies in Education
  • Advanced Multivariate Statistical Analysis
  • PhD Seminar
  • Qualitative Research in Education
  • Social Context of Education