Rahul worked with LAIR as a Research Assistant to create a disease ontology and an application to actively use this ontology in one of the major clinical trials on the disease. Rahul graduated with a MSIS degree from UNC in 2011. He is currently working at Microsoft.
After receiving a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science from University of Pune, Rahul worked in an IT company in Pune (India) for two years. During this period he was part of three web-based projects for Microsoft and one CRM-based project for another US-based company and worked on technologies like Sharepoint, .Net etc. After a two-year stint in the industry, Rahul is now pursuing a Masters in Information Science to satiate his interest in databases and semantic web.