CSEAS Faculty

Core Faculty

Lisandro Claudio (South & Southeast Asian Studies)

Research interests: History of the Philippinies, liberalism in Southeast Asia

Daena Funahashi

Daena Funahashi (Anthropology)

Research interests: Cultural anthropology, medical anthropology, sacrifice, addiction, Southeast Asia (Thailand), social welfare (Finland)

Sylvia Tiwon (South & Southeast Asian Studies)

Research interests: Literature, gender and cultural studies, Indonesia

Khatharya Um (Ethnic Studies)

Research interests: Refugee and diaspora studies; Cambodia

Peter Zinoman (History)

Research interests: Early and modern Southeast Asian history; Vietnam

Affiliated Faculty

Penny Edwards

Professor of South and Southeast Asian Studies

Stephanie Syjuco

Associate Professor of Ceramics and Sculpture

Jeroen Dewulf
Queen Beatrix Professor of Dutch Studies

Michael Manga
Professor of Earth and Planetary Science

Colleen Lye
Associate Professor of English

Jose Eos Trinidad
Assistant Professor of Education Policy, Politics, and Leadership

Dara O’Rourke
Associate Professor of Environmental Science, Policy and Management

Catherine Ceniza Choy
Professor of Ethnic Studies

Karl Britto
Associate Professor of French and Comparative Literature

You-tien Hsing
Professor of Geography

Atreyee Gupta
Assistant Professor of History of Art

Jim McGuire
Gompertz Chair in Integrative Biology

Peter Jenks
Associate Professor of Linguistics

Pheng Cheah
Professor of Rhetoric

Michael Mascuch
Associate Professor of Rhetoric

Vasugi Kailasam
Assistant Professor of South & Southeast Asian Studies

Abigail De Kosnik
Associate Professor of Theater, Dance & Performance Studies

Former Faculty

Aihwa Ong, Emerita Professor of Anthropology

Herbert Phillips (1929-2018), Emeritus Professor of Anthropology

James Anderson (1930-2015), Emeritus Professor of Anthropology

Joanna Williams, Emerita Professor of Art History

Gillian Hart, Emerita Professor of Geography

Robert Reed, Emeritus Professor of Geography

James Matisoff, Emeritus Professor of Linguistics

Ben Brinner, Emeritus Professor of Music

Jeffrey Hadler (1968-2017), Associate Professor of South & Southeast Asian Studies

Amin Sweeney (1938-2010), Emeritus Professor of South & Southeast Asian Studies