Parboti Roy is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Asian Studies. She hails from Chakma Indigenous community, Chittagong Hill Tracts, Bangladesh. Her research interest broadly covers indigenous women issues, gender-based violence, resistance politics, and human rights of ethnic minority groups in Bangladesh and South Asia. She received an MA in Women’s Studies, Flinders University, Australia, and Bachelor in Women and Gender Studies, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. She holds a faculty position at North South University, Bangladesh.