Congratulations to Anthropology PhD graduate and Adjunct Research Professor Sheila Rao, who has accepted a position as an Assistant Professor at Concordia University, where she teaches field research and general anthropology in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology.

Dr. Rao is also the gender and inclusion analyst for Seed Change, an NGO based in Ottawa currently working on a project in East Africa on agroecology and women’s rights and working with a number of different food justice and women’s rights organizations in three countries (Tanzania, Kenya and Ethiopia).