Associate Professor of Gender and Women's Studies, University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Topics of Expertise:
Asian & Asian American Families / Feminism & Families / Gender & Sexuality / Immigrant, Mixed Status & Transnational Families / Labor & Workforce / Work & Family
Her book, High-Tech Housewives: Indian IT Workers, Gendered Labor, and Transmigration (University of Washington Press, 2018), explores how the family is transformed through transnational migration, using the case of Indian H-1B and H-4 visa holders from India.
She is the co-author of the book Roots and Reflections: South Asians in the Pacific Northwest (University of Washington Press, 2013) with Nalini Iyer, the former oral historian for the South Asian Oral History Project, and the co-chair of the South Asian American Digital Archive’s Academic Council.
She received her PhD in Feminist Studies from the University of Washington in Seattle, WA.