Shenghua Zhang

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Graduate Teaching Assistant
BA (Guangdong University of Finance and Economics), MA (Sun Yat-sen University), MRes (SOAS)
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Thesis title
Populism, Representational Crisis, and Party Organisational Development in Thailand: The Persistence of Pro-Thaksin Parties since 2001
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Wednesdays 2:00pm -3:00pm


Shenghua Zhang is a PhD candidate in the Department of Politics and International Studies at SOAS, University of London. He has been studying at SOAS since 2015, and has completed an MRes degree in Politics with Cambodian and Thai before starting his PhD. He is interested in Southeast Asian politics, with a particular focus on Thai party politics and populism. He is a recipient of the China Scholarship Council (CSC) fellowship.

Research interests

  • Party Politics
  • Social Movement
  • Thai Studies
  • Populism

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