Professor Vedi Hadiz
Vedi Hadiz is Director and Professor of Asian Studies at the Asia Institute. He was previously Professor of Asian Societies and Politics at Murdoch University’s Asia Research Centre and Director of its Indonesia Research Programme, as well as an Australian Research Council Future Fellow. Prior to this, he was an Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology of the National University of Singapore. He has been a visiting scholar in the School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences (EHESS) in France, the International Institute of Social Studies in the Netherlands, the Centre of Southeast Asian Studies at the University of Kyoto, the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at the Indian Institute of Technology — Delhi and the Department of Sociology at the University of Indonesia, where he is also an Adjunct Professor.