Daniel joined the Central Asia Programme in May 2023.
Daniel holds a BA in Modern and Medieval Languages (Russian & German) from the University of Cambridge. In 2023 he completed the IMCEERES Eurasian regional studies double-degree MA, focusing on anthropology and international relations. During this time, he completed qualitative research with Kazakhstan’s Uyghurs, investigating their self-identification, acculturation strategies, and cross border relations with Xinjiang. Recently he has worked with NGOs to form participant-led reports on social cohesion and humanitarian need in eastern Ukraine.
- Ethnic Minorities and Acculturation Strategies
- China-Central Asia Relations
- Post-Soviet Decolonization
- Borderlands and Securitized Peoples
- Central Asia