Country coordinators

The country coordinators serve as focal points for activities related to each country in the region, as part of a committee chaired by the SSEAC Director. They advise on strategic developments in different countries and bring together researchers across the University who work in those countries.

Country

Name

Faculty

Discipline

Cambodia

Dr Martin Polkinghorne

Arts and Social Sciences

Archaeology

Indonesia

Dr Jeff Nielson

Science

Geography

Laos

Dr Damien Field

Agriculture and Environment

Environmental Sciences

Malaysia & Brunei

Dr Salim Farrar

Law

Islamic Law

Myanmar

Dr Grant Hill-Cawthorne

Sydney Medical School

Public Health

The Philippines

A/Prof Andrew Leaver

Health Sciences

Physiotherapy

Singapore

Dr Yeow-Tong Chia  Education and Social Work

History Curriculum Education

Thailand

Dr Gavan Butler

Arts and Social Sciences

Political Economy

Timor-Leste

A/Prof Lyndal Trevena

Sydney Medical School

General Practice

Vietnam

Prof Merrilyn Walton

Sydney Medical School

Medical Education