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Staff and Core Faculty

Staff


Core Faculty


Professor Pheng Cheah, Chair
Phone: (510) 642-9426
Fax: (510) 643-7062
Email: pcheah@berkeley.edu

Sarah Maxim, Vice Chair
Email: maxims@berkeley.edu

Main Office
Phone: (510) 642-3609
Fax: (510) 643-7062
Email: cseas@berkeley.edu 


Benjamin Brinner
Music

Gamelan traditions of Java and Bali, Indonesia

Pheng Cheah 
Rhetoric

Legal studies, human rights, globalization and nationalist literature, Indonesia, Malaysia

Catherine Ceniza Choy
Ethnic Studies

Philippine-American history, diaspora studies

Penny Edwards
South and Southeast Asian Studies

Colonial and postcolonial studies, Buddhism, Cambodia and Burma

Jeffrey Hadler
South and Southeast Asian Studies

History, Islam, Indonesia

 

Dara O'Rourke
Environmental Science, Policy and Management 

 

Development and the environment, impact of industrial production on workers and communities in Southeast Asia

Aihwa Ong
Anthropology

Anthropology of citizenship, neoliberalism, global cities, science and technology studies, Southeast Asia, China, and US

Nancy Lee Peluso
Environmental Science, Policy and Management

Environmental sociology and political ecology, landscape history, Indonesia, Malaysia

Sylvia Tiwon
South and Southeast Asian Studies

Literature, gender and cultural studies, Indonesia

Khatharya Um
Ethnic Studies

Refugee and diaspora studies, Cambodia

Peter Zinoman 
History 

Early and modern Southeast Asian history, Vietnam