2021 Global Leadership Initiative
Ajantha is a first year DPhil student in Neuroscience, focusing on using patient-derived stem cells to study what makes neurons vulnerable in Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. Ajantha comes from Australia, where he earned a Bachelor of Science and Arts, majoring in Neuroscience, Latin, and Ancient History at the University of Sydney . He also enjoys playing the sport, photography, spaghetti bolognese, and elaborate spreadsheets. Ajantha is a member of Keble College.