CSEAS Visiting Scholar for 2019-20 works on Thailand

August 1, 2019

Dr. Andrew Alan Johnson is a CSEAS Visiting Scholar in 2019-20. While in residence, he will be completing a book manuscript about the impact of hydropower projects in Laos and Thailand on local fishermen. He received his Ph.D. in Anthropology from Cornell University and has a M.A. degree in Anthropology from George Washington University. His undergraduate degree is from the College of William and Mary. He is the author of Ghosts of the New City: Spirits, Urbanism and Ruins of Progress in Chiang Mai (University of Hawaii Press, 2014). He has been Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Yale-NUS College in Singapore, and most recently was Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Princeton University.