Renu Sharma-Persaud

Dr. Jane KuRenu Sharma-Persaud, PhD, MA, BA
Sessional Lecturer (III) 
Sociology & Criminology

Office: CHS 151-2
Telephone: 519-253-3000 ext. 3920



  • PhD from the University of Toronto

Recent Publications:

  • The Mastery of You (Reader's Favourite Silver Medal and has been nominated for a Governor General's Award/RBC Taylor Prize) 
  • Featured in the Windsor Star, Thrive Global and many other international publications 


  • Dr. Persaud has been invited to lecture around the world. Her TEDx Talk on the Paradox of Selfishness has been viewed thousands of times. She was invited to TEDWomen to share her work about self-care which started a worldwide conversation on the importance of self-care for individuals and professionals.