* Specialization: Masters in Computer Science from University of California at Santa Cruz(UCSC), with specialization in Storage Systems. http://www.ssrc.ucsc.edu/
* Research experience: A member of Storage Systems Research Center (SSRC) at University of California at Santa Cruz (UCSC). Research interest towards performance analysis of storage systems.http://users.soe.ucsc.edu/~mgawade/mrunal.html
* Other interests: Interest towards cognitive psychology. A member of Perceptual Science Laboratory at University of California at Santa Cruz (UCSC), where I was an Information Technology (IT) consultant, in development of a speech recognition related software.http://mambo.ucsc.edu/
* Professional experience in US: Intern at Agami systems and Data Domain during the stay at graduate school.
* Professional experience in India: 3 years of work experience at Honeywell Automation India Ltd, Calsoft Systems Pvt Ltd and Symphony Services.
* Teaching experience: Teaching assistant experience from the stay at graduate school. A guest speaker at Baramati College of Engineering on "Role of Computer Science towards a better future". Visiting faculty at Vishwakarma Institute of Technology (VIT), Pune.