PhD Candidate in Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry, King's College London

Saskia gained her Bsc degree in Psychology at Goldsmiths, University of London. In 2015, she started her PhD with the Twins Early Development Study (TEDS), at the Social, Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry Centre under the supervision of Prof Robert Plomin and Dr. Paul O' Reilly. She is particularly interested in why individuals differ in their health, personality, educational achievement and intelligence, and why these traits seem to be linked. For her PhD, Saskia is focusing on identifying the genetic overlap of these traits.

Experience

  • –present
    PhD Candidate in Social Genetic and Developmental Psychiatry, King's College London