Sundari Anitha is Professor of Gender, Violence and Work at the University of Lincoln. Her research interests lie in two areas: (i) the problem of violence against women and girls such as domestic violence, forced marriage, transnational marriage abandonment, dowry violence, sexual violence and gender-based violence in university communities
and (ii) gender and work. She has published widely on both these themes. In between academic jobs, she has previously managed a Women’s Aid refuge and is a trustee of Asha Projects, a specialist refuge for South Asian women who have experienced domestic violence.