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
  • State-society relations in Southeast Asia
  • Regional integration, financial cooperation, international relations and economic development in Southeast Asia
  • Cultural (ethnic, religious, class) identities
  • Visual Art, Music & Dance in SEA
  • Southeast Asian borderlands and mobilities