Manjira has joined Xerox in May, 2014. She is a part of the Text and Graph Analytics group at XRCI. She is currently working in two major areas: analysing social media data for a better and shared city and domain adaptation for text categorization.
Manjira has submitted her Ph.D. thesis titled “Computational Modelling of Text Readability in Bangla: a Reader Oriented Approach”, at Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur in April, 2014. Her area of interests are Language Comprehension and Psycholinguistics, Natural Language Processing, Assistive Technology and Human Computer Interaction. Apart from her doctoral work, she has been associated with the development of various assistive technology systems in the Communication Empowerment Laboratory, IIT Kharagpur.
In addition to the professional works, she intends to contribute to the society through various types of social works.