Paul Raj is an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Jyoti Nivas College Autonomous, Bengaluru, India and teaches courses in Basic Psychological Processes, Lifespan Development, Cognitive Psychology, and Positive Psychology, apart from guest lectures in Counselling Skills and Learning Disabilities. He has obtained MSc in Counselling Psychology and M.Phil. in Learning Disabilities. His PhD topic is on Cognitive Functioning and Mathematical Abilities among Primary School Children and his research interests include child and adolescent development, neuropsychology, specific learning disorders and positive psychology. He has published two books, two book chapters and four articles in reputed journals.