Core Research Areas

Staff research focus on the following interdisciplinary areas, covering Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Philippines, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, and the Southeast Asian region as a whole:

  • production of knowledge and scholarship in Southeast Asia
  • archaeology, material heritage and critical approaches to the past
  • political economy and state-society relations
  • regional integration, financial cooperation, international relations and economic development
  • indigeneity, cultural identities and artistics expressions
  • borderlands, infrastructures, and mobilities
  • science, technology, and modernity