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Dr Antonio Silva


Senior Advisor

Antonio Silva is a Senior Advisor in the Home Affairs and International Programmes team. He studied Environmental Biology and worked as a documentary photographer before doing an MSc on Human Evolution and Behaviour at University College London. Antonio completed his PhD at UCL on the evolutionary dynamics of cooperation and conflict using naturalistic measures and field experiments with the Catholic and Protestant communities in Northern Ireland. At BIT, he is working on reducing loneliness, motivating young people to go to university and ensuring that we live in more cohesive communities.

Policy Areas

Home Affairs and International Programmes, Research