Sneha Dawda

Research FellowCyber


Sneha is a Research Analyst in cyber threats and cyber security. Her research focuses on cyber security policy and strategy both internationally and domestically.

Prior to joining the institute, she worked as a Research Assistant at University College London in UK national cyber security policymaking and organisation.

She has published numerous works in cyber security working closely with stakeholders across the UK Government and law enforcement.

Sneha holds an MA in Global Security from the University of Sheffield, where her dissertation focused on the genealogy of the internet from its inception through to the creation of battlespace ontologies.

Her research interests include cyber security capacity building, vulnerabilities in emerging technology, cyber ecosystems, industrial cyber security, and cyber awareness and education.

Recent publications

The UK's Response to Cyber Fraud: A Strategic Vision
Exploring National Cyber Security Strategies: Policy Approaches and Implications