Vaddhanaphuti, Chayan
Chiang Mai University (CMU)
Brief bio :
Chayan Vaddhanaphuti (Dr.) is an anthropologist and the current Director of Regional Center for Social Science and Sustainable Development (RCSD) and of the Center for Ethnic Studies and Development (CESD) at the Faculty of Social Sciences, CMU. He earned his Ph.D. from Stanford University in 1984 and received an Honorary Doctorate in Social Anthropology from Goteborg University, Sweden, in 2004. He has edited numerous books including recently Transcending State Boundaries (2011).