Department of Politics and International Studies

Dr Enze Han

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Department of Politics and International Studies Research Associate
Department of Politics and International Studies
BA (Beijing Foreign Studies University) MA (University of British Columbia) PhD (George Washington University)
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Dr. Enze Han is Research Associate with the Department of Politics and International Studies, SOAS, University of London. His research interests include ethnic politics in China, China's relations with Southeast Asia, especially with Myanmar (Burma) and Thailand, and the politics of state formation in the borderland area between China, Myanmar and Thailand. His recent publications include Contestation and Adapation: The Politics of National Identity in China (OUP, 2013), and with various articles appearing in The Journal of Contemporary China, The China Quarterly, Nationalities Papers, Security Studies, Cambridge Review of International Affairs, among others. Previously, Dr. Han was a postdoctoral fellow in the China and the World Program, Princeton University. He received a Ph.D in Political Science from the George Washington University. He is currently a member at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, USA. His research has also been supported by the Leverhulme Research Fellowship.

PhD Supervision

Name Title
Sirada Khemanitthathai Emigration State in Transition: Myanmar and the utilisation of emigration as a foreign policy instrument


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