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I am a second year PhD student at the University of Nottingham, School of Politics and International Relations. I hold an integrated Masters degree (MSci) in International Relations & Global Issues from the University of Nottingham. Before I started my PhD, I had worked at a software company based in Wales.

When I was eight years old I kept telling everyone I would once become the UN Secretary General, I’m still waiting for the job offer.

I started learning English when I was eight (and yet, I still cannot use definite and indefinite articles properly), and I later attended bilingual English-Slovak grammar school, mainly because I wanted to read the Lord of the Rings in English. I love learning languages (but I always make the same mistake and after reaching a certain level, I stop practicing and then forget most of it), I could speak Spanish fluently (I took Spanish classes for six years), I could also speak some decent Arabic in the past (I took Arabic classes for six semesters), and I also studied Hebrew for nine months and French for very long three weeks. IMG_5962

I hold a 2nd kyu brown belt in Shotokan karate, which I train at least three times a week during term time, I also love reading Stephen King’s novels, binge-watching tv shows, but above all, I love my family and my dachshund Bella.

 

 


Disclaimer:

The views expressed on this blog are my personal views and do not reflect views of my institution. The posts and opinions expressed on this blog are solely my own.

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