Dr Priyadarshini is currently working as the Lead-Research at Centre for Catalyzing Change. She did her Masters in International Development from Cornell University and PhD in Global Gender Studies from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Buffalo. Her doctoral dissertation intends to retrieve the history of nineteenth century Bihar’s women home-based workers. She has taught at SUNY Buffalo, Central University of South Bihar and Tata Institute of Social Sciences. Anamika has worked with national and international organizations and academic institutions as an academic and development professional. She has led several research projects and has published articles in reputed journals like Brill, Economic & Political Weekly, Mainstream and Social Change. She is a recipient of Margaret McNamara Foundation Fellowship, Ford Foundation Fellowship and SUNY’s Doctoral Fellowship & College Fellowship.