Pravin Prakash is an Associate Research Fellow with the Centre of Excellence for National Security (CENS) at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), Singapore. He received his Master of Social Sciences in Political Science (with distinction) and his Bachelor of Social Sciences (with honours) in Political Science from the National University of Singapore (NUS).
Pravin has penned several commentaries, articles and book chapters on meritocracy, multiculturalism, identity politics, ethno-religious nationalism, civil society and local politics on various platforms. He has also delivered lectures and tutored modules with the Political Science and South Asian Studies departments at NUS and has conducted training programmes on multiculturalism and secularism for government agencies.
His research interests include state-society relations, ethno-nationalism, secularism, multiculturalism, communal relations, immigration and the experiences of diasporic communities.