A Bachelor in biotechnology from Purvanchal University, Varanasi and masters in IT from Punjab Technical University, Shalini is a science enthusiast, focusing on science education in Shiksharth. She primarily handles exploring and planning how to use locally available resources and extract scientific concepts out of daily routine in villages. Apart from that she also takes care of designing plans for science based projects, conducts workshops in schools and also designs way to make science learning interesting for children.
Shalini has been working in Dantewada and Sukma since 2014, prior to which she was teaching students of BCA in Varanasi. Along with handling Science education at Shiksharth, she also takes care of volunteer management.