Projects per year
Roles and responsibilities
He teaches first year units in the Asian Studies Major as well as second year, honours and masters level units.
2006 UWA Small Grant
ASIA1001 Asian Societies and Cultures
ASIA1002 Asia From Colonial to Modern
ASIA2001 Culture Society and the State in Asia
*Teaching Award Nominations*
Excellence in Teaching Nomination 2017
Excellence in Teaching Nomination 2016
Excellence in Teaching Nomination 2013
Excellence in Teaching Nomination 2010
Excellence in Teaching Nomination 2009 (Also Research Supervision category).
Excellence in Teaching Nomination 2008
Excellence in Teaching Nomination 2007
He has written extensively on the history and early development of the Port of Singapore and maintains an ongoing interest in the port’s role in contemporary Southeast Asia and global maritime trade.
He is also researching aspects of environmental history and development relating to the Isthmus of Kra in Thailand during the period of European colonialism in the region.
His interest in environmental issues and history in the Southeast Asian region has involved research relating to issues around water and development along the Mekong River and Timor Leste.
- Social History
- Singapore And Malaysia
- Colonial History
- Asian studies
- Social history and practice
- Singapore history, politics and society
- Southeast Asian social, political and maritime history
- Environmental and social justice issues in Southeast Asia
- Islam in Southeast Asia
Research Output per year
Research output: Contribution to journal › Book/Film/Article review
Research output: Contribution to journal › Article
Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference paper › Chapter
Research output: Book/Report › Edited book/Anthology