News of former students

Dr Lisandro Claudio (2011 graduate) has just secured a 2 year postdoc at the Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University, commencing 1 April 2014. His first book Taming People’s Power: The EDSA Revolutions and their Contradictions will be published shortly by Ateneo de Manila University Press, Quezon City, 2013.

Dr Mark Pendleton (2012 graduate) now working at Sheffield University was nominated by Professor Dick Strugnell for the best thesis from the University of Melbourne in Asian Studies in 2012 and will now be considered for the best Australian thesis in Asian Studies prize to be judged by the Asian Studies Association of Australia.