Rinchin Megejee, a science graduate from Jawaharlal Nehru College, Pasighat, did his postgraduation in anthropology from Rajiv Gandhi University in the year 2005. By the same year he got engaged with Anthropological Survey of India as Junior Research Fellow. Later, he was selected for the Rajiv Gandhi National Fellowship for his Ph.D programme. He left the Survey in 2008 to work as full time scholar and was also voluntarily engaged in teaching from 2008–2010, as part of UGC guidelines. He is the first Sherdukpen to achieve the Doctoral Award in Philosophy. Presently he is running an NGO “Green Saviour” at his home town Bomdila, Arunachal Pradesh.