Core Faculty

Anek

Rector
Prof. Dr. Anek Laothamatas
Ph.D. Political Science, Columbia University, USA
M.A. Political Science, University of Georgia, USA
M.D. Political Science, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Research interests: Asian Century, easternization, political parties, urban development

chitraya

Vice President for International Affairs
H. E. Dr. Chitriya Pinthong
D.Phil. Economics, University of York, UK
B.Sc. Economics, University of Bath, UK
Research interests: philosophy, Asian philosophy

Sompong

Dean
H. E. Mr. Sompong Sanguanbun

Ph.D. (Candidate) Rangsit University, Thailand
M.A. Political Science, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
B.A. Political Science, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
Research interests: One Belt, One Road; foreign policy
Email sompong.s@rsu.ac.th

Withitwinyuchon

Associate Dean
Dr. Nutthathirataa Withitwinyuchon
Ph.D. Politics and International Studies, University of Otago, New Zealand
M.A. International Relations, International University of Japan (国際大学), Japan
B.A. Japanese Language & Studies, Thammasat University, Thailand
Research interests: Rivalry approach, Sino-Japanese relations, East Asian affairs, Security in Asia, Politics of the great powers in Asia, Foreign policy of China, Foreign policy of Japan
Email nutthathirataa.w@rsu.ac.th

Head of BA Program
Dr. Sasiphattra Siriwato

Ph.D. Women’s Studies, Massey University, New Zealand
PG.Dip. By Research. Politics, Monash University, Australia
MPP. Politics and Public Policies, Macquarie University, Australia
B.A. Political Science and French, University of Canterbury, New Zealand
Research interests: Southeast Asia politics, human rights, gender politics and policies, gender violence, women militants and police officers
Email: sasiphattra.s@rsu.ac.th

Witchayanee

MA Program Director
Asst. Prof. Dr. Witchayanee Ocha

Ph.D. Gender and Development Studies, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand
M.B.A. General Management (International Program), Asian University, Thailand
B.Eng. Industrial Engineering (International Program), Sirindhorn International Institute of Technology (SIIT), Thammasat University, Thailand
Dip. International Business/International Cross Cultural Management, Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria
Dip. Centre for Interdisciplinary Gender Studies, University of Leeds, UK
Dip. Institute of Gender Studies, Ochanomizu University, Japan
Research interests: human rights, gender and development
Email witchayanee.o@rsu.ac.th

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Dr. Benjamin King
Ph.D. Politics and International Studies (Political Theory), University of Warwick, UK
M.A. Philosophy, University of Kent, UK
B.A. Politics and International Relations, University of Kent, UK
Research interests: political philosophy, theories of distributive justice, international ethics
Email benjamin.k@rsu.ac.th

Jiraroj (2)

Jiraroj Mamadkul
Ph.D. (Candidate), Political Science (International Relations), International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
M.HSc. Political Science, International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
B.A. Political Science (International Relations), Ramkhamhaeng University, Thailand
B.A. Thai Studies, Srinakharinwirot University, Thailand
Research interests: Political Islam, Foreign Policy, Middle Power Theory in International Relations
Email jiraroj.m@rsu.ac.th

Darmp

Dr. Darmp Sukontasap
Ph.D. Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, USA
M.A. Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, USA
B.A. Political Science, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Visiting Lecturers and Professors

H. E. Dr. Anuson Chinvanno
D.Phil. International Relations, University of Oxford, UK
M.Phil. International Relations, University of Oxford, UK
B.A. (Hons), Modern Chinese Studies, University of Leeds, UK
Research interests: Thai-Chinese relations

Dr. Pacharee Tanitwipawin
Ph.D. Public Administration, Rangsit University, Thailand
M.A. Political Science, Kirk University, Thailand
M.ES. Political Science, Ramkhamhaeng University, Thailand
B.A. Political Science, Ramkhamhaeng University, Thailand

Pranee

Asst. Prof. Dr. Pranee Thiparat
Ph.D. Politics, Princeton University, USA
M.A. International Relations, Australian National University, Australia
B.A. Political Science, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Thanasak

Dr. Thanasak Wahawisan
Ph.D. Political Science, University of Denver, USA
M.A. International Studies, The Ohio State University, USA
B.A. Political Science