Diditi Mitra teaches at Brookdale Community College. Her research focuses on race and immigration.
She has authored Punjabi Immigrant Mobility in the United States: Adaptation through Race and Class and co-edited Race and the Lifecourse: Readings from the Intersection of Race, Ethnicity and Age. Currently, Diditi is working family migration from Punjab, India to the United States. Diditi is also a Kathak dancer and dabbles in poetry. Mitra holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from Temple University.