Iqra Choudhry is a current PhD student at The University of Manchester (UK). Her PhD revolves around the study of the previously unseen SCAR Archive at the Scott Polar Research Institute in Cambridge, and its revelations regarding the histories of science policy, governance, scientific collaboration and diplomacy in Antarctica. She has a Master’s degree in Science Communication, and a life sciences background, and is passionate about communicating her research through public engagement projects.
Research projects / interests:
- History of Antarctic Research
- History of Antarctic Exploration
- Antarctic Governance
- Science Diplomacy
- Global Geopolitics
Keywords: History, Exploration, Science Diplomacy, Geopolitics, Polar Governance