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Twitter: @sneha_tumu

Primary Supervisor: Professor Sir Hew Strachan
Secondary Supervisor: Dr. Frédéric Volpi


I am a third year PhD student at the School of International Relations. My doctoral thesis is a comparative study of North African and Indian soldiers in the First World War in Palestine and Syria 1917–23.


Doctoral exchange programme, Spring 2018, Université Paul Valéry Montpellier III, Montpellier, France.

Summer school programme, Summer 2017, ‘Enhancing Governance in Small States: Migration Crisis and Contemporary Challenges’, University of Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia.

Olympia Summer Academy, Summer 2015, ‘Conflict and Political Violence Studies’, Navarino Network, Nafplio, Greece.

Small States Studies programme, Summer 2015, ‘Opportunities and challenges of small European states in the 21st century’, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland.

I was a programme assistant for the WW1 British Home Front Conference hosted by the University of St Andrews in June 2018 and the International Relations Monday seminar series in 2016–17. Prior to this, I was a research assistant in the International Security Studies programme 2014–15. At CSTPV, I assist in peer reviewing submissions to the Terrorism and Political Violence Journal. Please find my research publications here.

Research Interests

International security, history of war, political violence