UCLA International Institute
Asia Pacific Center

Advancing collaborative, interdisciplinary research on Asia worldwide

Southeast Asia Faculty

UCLA faculty with specializations on Southeast Asia

Stephen Acabado
Anthropology, Archaeology

Jade Alburo
UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library

Supa Angkurawaranon
Asian Languages & Cultures

Paul Barber
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

Victor Bascara
Asian American Studies Department

Robert L. Brown
Art History

Karida Brown
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Ethnomusicology, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, Information Studies, School of Public Health, Art History, English, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Archaeology, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Spanish and Port

Quyen Di Chuc Bui
Asian Languages & Cultures

Lucy Mae San Pablo Burns
Asian American Studies Department

Michelle Caswell
Information Studies

Bhagwan Chowdhry
Asian Languages & Cultures, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, Art History, English, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, UCLA Engineering

Randall Crane
Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Urban Planning, Ethnomusicology, Information Studies, Art History, English, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, French and Francophone Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, School of Public Affairs, UCLA Collaborative Centers for Integrative Medicine, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, UCLA Engineering

Roger Detels
School of Public Health

Nenita Domingo
Asian Languages & Cultures

George Dutton
Asian Languages & Cultures

Christopher Erickson

Lieba Faier
Geography

Daniel Fessler
Anthropology

Jenjit Gasigitamrong
Asian Languages & Cultures

David Gere
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Comparative Literature, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, School of Public Health, Sociology, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Chemistry and Biochemistry

Kian Goh
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Comparative Literature, Urban Planning, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, School of Public Health, Sociology, Cesar E. Chavez Center for Interdisciplinary Instruction in Chicana and Chicano Studies, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA Engineering, Chemistry and Biochemistry,

Pamina Gorbach
School of Public Health

Patrick Heuveline
Sociology

Douglas Hollan
Anthropology

Marjorie Kagawa-Singer
School of Public Health

Helga Leitner
Geography

Robert Lemelson
Anthropology

Min Li
Asian Languages & Cultures, Anthropology, Archaeology

Li Li
School of Public Health

Gyanam Mahajan
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Comparative Literature, Musicology, Ethnomusicology, School of Public Health, Art History, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, French and Francophone Studies, Archaeology, Department of Gender Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Slavic Languages and Literatures, Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, Ecology

Aprajit Mahajan
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, Political Science, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Anthropology, Geography, Comparative Literature, Musicology, Ethnomusicology, School of Public Health, Art History, Sociology, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, French and Francophone Studies, Archaeology, Department of Gender Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Slavic Languages and Literatures, Institute of the Environment and Sustainabilit

Robert M. McCann
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Leo Morales
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Musicology, Urban Planning, Social Welfare, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, School of Medicine, Art History, Sociology, Department of Gender Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Leo Morales
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, Economics, UCLA Anderson School of Management, Geography, Applied Linguistics, Musicology, Urban Planning, Social Welfare, Graduate School of Education and Information Studies, UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television, School of Medicine, Art History, Sociology, Department of Gender Studies, Spanish and Portuguese, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures

Donald Morisky
School of Public Health

Thu Ba Hoai Nguyen
Asian Languages & Cultures

Thu-huong Nguyen-vo
Asian Languages & Cultures, Asian American Studies Department

Jerry Nickelsburg
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, UCLA Law, Comparative Literature, Ethnomusicology, School of Public Health, Art History, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Linguistics, French and Francophone Studies, Asian American Studies Department , Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences

Mary (Polly) Nooter Roberts
Department of History, Asian Languages & Cultures, World Arts & Cultures/Dance, UCLA Anderson School of Management, UCLA Law, Comparative Literature, Ethnomusicology, School of Medicine, School of Public Health, Art History, UCLA Charles E. Young Research Library, Linguistics, French and Francophone Studies, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Asian American Studies Department , Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences

Ninez Ponce, PhD, MPP
School of Public Health, Health Policy and Management

Helen Rees
Ethnomusicology

Geoffrey Robinson
Department of History

Michael L. Ross
Political Science

Michael Salman
Department of History

Manisha Shah
UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

Eric Sheppard
Geography

Sanjay Subrahmanyam
Department of History

Lois Takahashi
UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs

Jasmine Trice
UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television

I Nyoman Wenten
Ethnomusicology

Juliana Wijaya
Asian Languages & Cultures

Kie Zuraw
Linguistics