Shoaib is currently working with CSIR-IGIB, New Delhi. Previously he worked on projects with Indian Institute of Management, Kashipur and Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Government of India. With a background in physics, computer science and international law, he is interested in science and technology policy, sustainable development and international relations and firmly believe that world problems can be solved through dialogue and cooperation. Being convener for debate and discussion society at college and co-founder of Foundation for Peace Studies and Diplomacy, he had participated in and leads various national and international public forums and conferences, also actively engaged with Indo-German Young Leaders Forum, nuclear law association of India, Centre for WTO Studies and Indian Society of International Law. Besides an international affairs enthusiast, he is an avid reader and enjoys music, travelling and wants to explore and learn about different languages and cultures.