Raj Dore is a Software Engineer hailing from a very orthodox South-Indian Brahmin family. He was born in Hyderabad (Sind), now in Pakistan, before the Partition. When the Indian sub-continent was divided, he and his family fled to India. He migrated to the United States in 1977. He now lives with his wife Sumita in Dallas, Texas.
He has B.Sc. (Mathematics, Physics & Geology), MA (Political Science) and MBA. Later he worked on MS (CS) at the Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas.
He is a member of MENSA and INTERTEL, the high-IQ societies. His writings have been published in their magazines as well.
He has traveled widely in Europe, South America and Asia. He knows English, Hindi, Tamil and German.