D'Cunha joined the Billikens for the 2017 season as a volunteer assistant. He brings a wealth of field hockey knowledge to the program. D'Cunha played goalkeeper for Don Bosco High School in India. He later joined the Georgia Field Hockey Association, competing with the Atlantic Men's club team.
D'Cunha is a post-doctoral research scientist for the Saint Louis University department of pharmacology and physiology under Dr. John Walker. D'Cunha has bachelors degrees in biology and chemistry from the University of Toronto and a Ph.D in organic chemistry from Clark Atlanta University.