Anand P Cherian holds a bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Loyola College, Chennai and a Masters in Sociology from Jadavpur University, Calcutta. His main research interests include migration spaces, international educational mobility and labour migration with a focus on South Asia. Prior to joining IIMAD, Mr Anand worked with the Centre for Development Studies. His hobbies range from contemporary theatre to poetry. He makes IIMAD environment stress free through his wit.