She is a senior assistant professor in sociology department, faculty of social science, Banaras Hindu University. Her thesis topic was related to Women’s role in Indian Politics. Her research interest is on sociology of gender, sociology of beauty, and research methods. She authored number of articles on women’s issues and research methodology – gendered academics and endangered knowledge: a retrospective of unequal literary contribution in sociology, law against marital rape: an overview in Indian scenario. Doing the right thing: ethical issues and methodology challenges in anthropological research, and many others. She has teaching experience of fifteen years.