Dr. Vandana Pathak is Associate Professor and Former Head, Dept. of English, L.A.D. & Smt. R.P. College for Women, Nagpur. She has done M.A. English, M.A. Linguistics, M.A. English Communication, M.A. Marathi, M. Phil, B.Ed. and Ph. D. Her areas of interest include: Dalit Literature, Indian Writing in English, Translation Studies, Stylistics, and Comparative Literature. She translated a book on Dalit Criticism from Marathi into English. She has co-edited two published anthologies: (i) Contemporary Fiction: An Anthology of Female Writers and (ii) Parsee Voices in Indian Fiction in English.
She has presented many papers in international/national conferences/seminars and published articles in reputed journals.