Nirmala Muralidhar is currently working as an Associate Professor in the Department of Human Development & Family Empowerment, Janki Devi Memorial College, University of Delhi. She has been teaching undergraduate students for more than three decades. She has the experience of teaching post graduate students. Muralidhar has been actively engaged in mentoring students in outreach activities, projects and internships. Her areas of interest include early childhood education, child rights and gender empowerment of women, children with disabilities, and social and emotional wellbeing. She has contributed articles in edited books and peer reviewed journals. She has presented papers at national and international seminars.