About Me

Anu is a proud graduate of the Toronto District School Board. She completed her Bachelors of Honours (with distinction) at the University of Toronto, St. George, in Political Science and Criminology. She obtained her Masters and PhD. in Sociology at the University of Windsor. She taught at McMaster University, Trent University, and held a lecture appointment at Carleton University before she was appointed Assistant Professor at York University in the Children, Childhood, and Youth Program. She has also taken leadership roles at the university level on various committees.

Anu has published numerous academic articles on youth issues in Scarborough. Anu has been invited to various talks. She has presented her work at national and international conferences. She has also worked as a research consultant for the TDSB. Most recently, she co-authored, “STEM Teaching and Learning in the Toronto District School Board. Deepening, Sustaining, Building Coherence and Fostering Student Learning and Equity.” She has also worked on the Renewed Math Strategy and Student Achievement reports.

She is a proud resident of Scarborough, where she lives with her husband, an elementary teacher.