She continues to take an active interest in academics. She is also guiding a number of doctoral research scholars. Her research in the area of slum, impact of globalization on cities and housing has been funded by the All India Council for Technical Education. She has presented several papers at national and international conferences. She has received the IIID Lifetime Achievement Award in 2013 in recognition for her contribution to academics.
She is presently Chairperson, Board of Studies in Architecture at the University. She has been nominated as Member, Council of Architecture by the Government of Telangana.