Chiranjibi Bhandari is a member of the faculty at the Department of Conflict, Peace and Development Studies, Tribhuvan University. He also works as training, monitoring and evaluation coordinator for the Combatants to Peacemakers Programme at Pro Public, Kathmandu. Between 2011 and 2013, he served at the Secretariat of Special Committee for Supervision, Integration and Reintegration of Maoist Army Combatants. He also worked as an expert for the Nepal Peace Trust Fund on cantonment management and rehabilitation of ex-combatants in 2013.