I am a multidisciplinary social researcher based in Newcastle upon Tyne, with interests in social science, technology, and rare diseases.

At present, I am a PhD student at Newcastle University. I previously worked in translational neuromuscular research for the TREAT-NMD Alliance.

I hold a joint honours undergraduate degree in International Relations and Modern History, as well as masters degrees in Modern HistoryPolitics, and Digital Civics.

My published research (Google Scholar) spans topics as varied as:

My personal interests include international relations, history, travelling, music, photography and technology. You can find me on Twitter @sunildvr.