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Bethwyn Evans
Lecturer
Linguistics

Bethwyn Evans’ research and teaching focuses on Austronesian languages of the Pacific and the historical development of linguistic structures. Since 2004, she has worked on the Marovo language,...

Nicholas Evans Nicholas Evans
Director CoEDL
Linguistics

Nicholas Evans' focus is the diversity of human language and what this can tell us about the nature of language, culture, deep history, and the possibilities of the human mind. He is especially...

Shengyu Fan
Lecturer

B.A. (1997) and M. A. (2000) in College of Foreign Languages, Fujian Normal University

Ph.D. (2003) in Chinese Department, Beijing Normal University

Janit Feangfu
Lecturer
Languages

Dr Janit Feangfu is a lecturer of Thai Language and Cultural Studies. Her research interests cover a wide range of literary topics, including gender issues, food memoirs and contemporary Isan (...

Dr Peter Friedlander Peter Friedlander
Associate Professor
Linguistics

Peter Friedlander learned Hindi in Varanasi India in 1977-1982. He then studied at SOAS and did a PhD on the life and works of the medieval Hindi poet-saint Ravidas in 1991. He has taught Hindi...

Kenneth George Kenneth George
Professor
Anthropology

Ken joined the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific in 2013 as Professor of Anthropology and Director of the School...

Mark Gibeau
Senior Lecturer
Languages

My PhD explored the interaction of politics, urbanisation and subjectivity in the fiction of the Japanese novelist Abe Kôbô (1924-1993). While I am continuing to work on this project I have also...

Simon Haberle Simon Haberle
Acting Director; Professor
Archaeology and Natural History

Simon is the Director of CHL. He completed his PhD at ANU on the Late Quaternary Environmental History of the Tari...

Stuart Hawkins
Postdoctoral Fellow
Archaeology and Natural History

ARC DECRA Fellow

Dr Carol Hayes Carol Hayes
Associate Professor
Languages

After completing one year of Rotary Exchange in Imabari City, Ehime Prefecture, Japan, Carol completed her BA Hons degree at the University of Sydney. Her undergraduate studies included two years...

Ari Heinrich
Professor
Gender, Media and Cultural Studies

Ari Larissa Heinrich is a scholar and critic who writes about contemporary visual cultures from China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong, with a focus on experimental works that employ biological materials...

Dr Hsiao-chun Hung Hsiao-chun Hung
Senior Research Fellow
Archaeology and Natural History

Hsiao-chun is currently involved in archaeological research projects in China, Taiwan, the Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand and the Marianas Islands.

Shunichi Ikeda
Senior Lecturer

Shun specialises in Japanese language, education, culture and society. He also has research interests in comparative education in Asia and in socio-linguistics (language policy and planning).

Shunichi Ishihara
Senior Lecturer
Linguistics

Areas of expertise

  • Laboratory Phonetics And Speech Science
  • Computational Linguistics
  • Japanese Language
  • Signal Processing
  • Applied Linguistics And...
Peter A Jackson
Professor
Gender, Media and Cultural Studies

Peter A. Jackson has written extensively on modern Thai cultural history with special interests in religion, sexuality, and critical theoretical approaches to mainland Southeast Asian cultural...

Tanya Jakimow
Associate Professor Tanya Jakimow
Anthropology

The central focus of Associate Professor Tanya Jakimow's work is the micro-politics of local level development. She collaborates with scholars and practitioners in Indonesia, India and Australia,...

Fengyuan Ji
Associate Professor
Languages

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Margaret Jolly Margaret Jolly
Professor
Gender, Media and Cultural Studies

Margaret Jolly is an ARC Laureate Fellow and Professor in Anthropology, Gender, Media and Cultural Studies and Pacific Studies in the School of Culture, History and Language in the College of Asia...

Tristen Jones
Knowledge Exchange Coordinator
Archaeology and Natural History

Dr Tristen Jones is the Knowledge Exchange Coordinator on the “Mapping a New Path - Strengthening social and emotional wellbeing through community-led research and knowledge sharing” project on...

Dr Mary Kilcline Cody Mary Kilcline Cody
Lecturer
Pacific and Asian History

Mary is an historian in the School of Culture, History and Language in the College of Asia and the Pacific.

Her doctoral dissertation The Trial of Mrs Proudlock: Law, Government and...

Eun Seon Kim
Lecturer
Languages

Dr Eun Seon Kim is focused on language ideology, the history of linguistic thought, and metalinguistic discourses, with particular emphasis on Korean linguistic etiquette. Her research explores...

Hyung-A Kim
Associate Professor
Pacific and Asian History

I grew up in South Korea and completed my postgraduate degrees of Dip Ed at Melbourne University, and MA and PhD at the Australian National University. My PhD dissertation - which received an "...

Brij Lal Brij Lal
Emeritus Professor
Pacific and Asian History

Brij is an Emeritus profession at the School of Culture, History and Language.

Yen Le Hoang
Lecturer
Languages

Le Hoang Ngoc Yen completed her PhD in Anthropology at the ANU and is currently a Lecturer at School of Culture,...

Associate Professor Duck-Young Lee Duck-Young Lee
Associate Professor

I am currently working on two main projects. The first is called "Interactive Modality", which tries to shed light on the system of spoken conversation, by formalising the speaker's various...

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