I am a human geographer by training. I have a Ph.D in Geography from Trinity College Dublin. I am currently a Post-Doctoral Researcher at the University of Oxford. My scholarly interests range widely with in the broader field of human geography. I am particularly interested in the international political economy of the history of capitalism, globalisation, international governance, geo-politics, natural resources, Middle East and especially expert in social, cultural and political-economic change in India and Africa. My current research investigates the changing connectivities and the potential of knowledge economy in Africa.