Brijesh K. Manhas got his degree in 2001 from the Indian
Institute of Technology, Roorkee (formerly known as University of Roorkee). The
doctoral thesis was on micromammals of the Jurassic Kota Formation. Currently, he
is working as Geologist in the Department of Geology and Mining, Jammu &
Kashmir Government (India).
His main interest is in understanding the diversity and
biogeographic affinities of Jurassic mammals from the Kota Formation of Pranhita-Godavari