Academic staff

Profile image Name and contact Research interests

Ben Hillman

T: 02 6125 0441

Political development in Asia, with a particular focus on China and Indonesia.

Roxanne Missingham

University Librarian (Chief Scholarly Information

Digital literacy, research, collaborating with University Yangon's central library

Than Tun

Ethnicity, postcolonialism and borders in Myanmar and Bangladesh

Martin Banwell

Organic chemist specialising in biotransformations and natural product synthesis

Helen James

Disasters, civil society, governance, health, education, poverty alleviation and sustainable development in Myanmar and Southeast Asia

Margaret Kiley

Doctoral education, research education, PhD supervision

AJ Mitchell

Nuclear physics

Morten Pedersen

Myanmar politics and development affairs, human rights, tools of international statecraft

Yuri Takahashi

Burmese language teacher and researcher on Burmese literature and culture

Graham Walker

Science show training and science centre staff professional development around the world

Dr Eindra Aung

T: +61 2 6125 3987

Health program/services evaluation; behaviour change communication
Nicholas Cheesman

Dr Nick Cheesman

Fellow, Department of Political & Social Chang

Rule of law; sovereignty; authority; power; political order; ideology; human rights; postcolonialism in South and Southeast Asia; Myanmar; Thailand.
Nicholas Farrelly

Dr Nicholas Farrelly

Associate Dean, College of Asia and the Pacific

Southeast Asian politics and societies, with an emphasis on Myanmar and Thailand.

Dr Jane Ferguson

Lecturer, School of Culture, History & Languag

Social and cultural anthropology; Asian cultural studies; anthropology; air transportation and freight services; historical studies
Charlotte Galloway

Dr Charlotte Galloway

Director, Myanmar Research Centre

Curatorial and related studies; heritage and cultural conservation; art history; museum studies; Asian history; history and archaeology not elsewhere classified

Associate Professor Darren Gray

T: +61 2 6125 8595

Infectious Diseases; epidemiology; medical parasitology; neglected tropical diseases (schistosomiasis, echinococcosis, soil-transmitted helminths); randomised controlled trials; international and tropical health; global health.

Dr Simon McClusky

T: +61 02 61258350


Geodesy; geospatial information systems; tectonics; geodynamics; geophysics not elsewhere classified; structural geology.

Dr Andrew Selth

Myanmar history; Tatmadaw
Andrew Walker

Professor Andrew Walker

Professor of Southeast Asian Studies

Rural development; politics; agricultural modernisation; borders and borderlands; environmental management; ritual and spirits.

Mr Trevor Wilson

Visiting Fellow, Department of Political & Soc

Burma, Modern Politics, Burmese foreign policy, Japanese foreign policy, Japanese whaling

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