Prior to joining the university, I worked as Assistant Professor at the Department of English, Central University of Karnataka, Asst. Professor (Ad-hoc) at Sree Ram College ofCommerce and Motilal Nehru College, Delhi University. My Ph D (The Making of ‘Ezhava’:Caste, Communities and Gender among North Malabar Thiyyas and Thiruvithamkoor Ezhavas) and M Phil (Questions of Sexuality: A Critique of Lalithambika Antherjanam’s Select Writings) was from the University of Hyderabad.
Short-term Papiya Ghosh Memorial Fund Fellowship of CSSS, Kolkata from September 2009 to February 2010.
Short Term Research Fellow at Anveshi Women’s Studies Research Centre at Hyderabad for the year 2006-2007.
Kerala State Chalachitra Academy Fellowship for the year 2020
Projects Presented a paper titled, "Nations/Communities Imagined? Ezhava Reform,Modernity and Women's Magazines" in a nation seminar on “Representation of the Subalterns: Problems and Perspectives” organized by Sri Venkataramana Swami College, Bantwal, Karnataka in April 2009
Presented a paper titled, “Notions of Chastity and Fidelity A Critique of Lalithambika Antherjanams Select Writings” in a national conference on Women Writers of Kerala organized by Centre for Comparative Literature, University of Hyderabad in January,2009
Presented a paper titled, “Nations Imagined? Ezhava Reform, Modernity and Women's Magazines” in a national seminar on “Revisions of History: Region, Literature and Culture” organized by MS University of Baroda, Baroda in March 2009.
Presented a paper titled, “Regional Representations in the Magazines of Ezhava Community” in a national seminar on “Region and Nation in Literary and Cultural Studies” organized by Madras University, Chennai in February 2009.
Presented a paper titled, ““Regional Representations in the Magazines of Ezhava Community” in a national seminar on “Region and Nation in Literary and Cultural Studies” organized by Madras University, Chennai in February 2009.
Presented a paper titled, “Difference in Discourse and Difference as Discourse: A Study of Malabar Thiyyas and Thiruvithamcore Ezhavas” in IACLALS Annual Conference on “Comparative Cultural Studies: Towards New Postcolonial Paradigms” organized by University of Kerala, Kerala in January 2011.
Presented a paper titled, “Ezhava Magazines in Kerala” in a National Students Conference on “Literary and Cultural Studies RAW.CON 2011” organized by University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad in September 2011.
Presented a paper titled, “Caste Markers: Dress Reform, Women and Caste/Community Identity” in a National Conference on “English Language,Literature, Criticism, and Cultural Studies” organized by Shri Sant Damaji Mahavidyalaya, Mangalwedha, Solapur.
Presented a paper titled, “Community Identity Formation: Early Twentieth Century Magazines in Kerala” in a National Conference on ““Literature & Human Rights” organized by Pondicherry University in August 2013.
“Difference as Discourse: A Study of Malabar Thiyyas and Thriuvithamcore Ezhavas,” Journal of New Aspects of History of Orissa, Vol.14, 2011.
“Ezhava Social Reform Movements in Kerala: Questions, Concerns and Women’s Role,” International Journal of Business, Management and Social Science (IJBMSS), Vol. II, Issue 8 (V), April 2013.
“Tradition, Modernity and Sexuality in Lalithambika Antherjanam’s Agnisakshi,” WJGL (World Journal of Gender and Literature), Vol. 2, No. 1, June 2015.
“Within the Folds of Seclusion: Patriarchal Ideology and Nambutiri Women,” Literary Miscellany, Vol. 4, No. 1-2, Jan-Dec 2015.
“Notions of Chastity in Lalithambika Antherjanam’s “The Goddess of Revenge,” GNOSIS, Vol. 4, No. 1, July 2015.
“Ezhava Social Reform Movement in Kerala: Women’s Education and the Question of Community,” Historicity (International Research Journal), Volume IV, Feb.2018.
“Facing the Sunrise: Women, Sexuality and Public Sphere” International Journal of English Language, Literature and Translation Studies, April-June, 2019.
“The Scent of Breast Milk: Critique of Motherhood,” Research Journal of English Language and Literature, April-June, 2019.
“The Breast Cloth Struggle in Kerala: Missionaries, Community and Women,” Shodh Sarita, October-December, 2018.
“Dress Reform in Kerala: Question of Caste, Community and Women,” Shodh Sarita, July-September, 2018.
“Lalithambika Antherjanam's Writings on Widowhood: A Critique or Affirmation of Reform Agendas?” Pramana Research Journal, 2019.
“Linguistic Identity in Malayalam Cinema: The othering of Castes and Communities,” Think India, 2019
"Organising Women in S N D P: Agency and Possibilities". Anvesak, 2021.