Name : Dr. ANITHA
 Designation : Assistant Professor on Contract
Anitha has done her Bachelor's in History (University of Madras) and Education (Sri Satya Sai University); Master's in Public Management (University of Madras) and PhD in E-Governance (IGNOU, New Delhi). Under the Research and Teaching Assistantship (RTA) of IGNOU, she was involved as a resource person for the video programme, namely, ‘The State of Public Administration: The Challenges’, which is currently a component of the multi-media package for learners of Master’s in Public Administration Programme. She has contributed papers in national as well as international conferences/seminars on e-governance, social entrepreneurship, good court governance and disaster management. Besides teaching at RGNIYD, she has co-coordinated training programmes in youth affairs. Her areas of interests include: local governance, public policy, disaster risk reduction, and value based education.