Prof. Dr. Marco Bünte


  • Short CV

    • Since 09/2019: Professor of Polical Science, Institute for Political Science, Friedrich-Alexander Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

    • 2013 - 2019: Associate Professor of Politics and International Relations at the School of Arts & Sciences (SASS), Monash University, Malaysia

    • Since 2003: Co-Editor of the journal Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs published by the GIGA Institute of Asian Studies

    • 2003 - 2012: Research Fellow with the GIGA Institute of Asian Studies


    Current Research

    • Politics in Southeast Asia, especially in Indonesia, Thailand and Myanmar

    • Violence

    • Decentralization

    Countries and Regions

    • Thailand

    • Indonesia

    • Myanmar

    Prof. Dr. Marco Bünte


    Research Project | 01/11/2017 - 28/02/2021

    Competing Regional Integrations in Southeast Asia (CRISEA)

    Southeast Asia is facing diverse institutional and geopolitical challenges. Of further concern are environmental and social issues as well as new economic dynamics. This interdisciplinary EU funded research project, coordinated by EFEO (France) investigates current developments in Southeast Asia, using a broad array of topics, perspectives and approaches.
    EC, Horizon 2020, 2017-2021

    Deutsche Welle | Other | 25/01/2012

    Tauwetter in Birma

    ORF 1 | Interview | 14/01/2012

    Die Stunde der Dissidenten: Burma lässt Hunderte politische Gefangene frei

    Deutschlandradio | Interview | 13/10/2011

    Annäherung in Birma

    Panelist, Panelist, Panelist | 19/04/2012

    Thaw in Myanmar: What Next for International Sanctions?

    GIGA Talk GIGA Berlin, Berlin: 19/04/2012 Organisers: German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA)

    Panelist, Panelist, Panelist, Panelist | 20/04/2011

    Europa und Lateinamerika nach dem Gipfel von Madrid

    GIGA Forum GIGA Hamburg, Hamburg: 26/05/2010 Organisers: German Institute for Global and Area Studies (GIGA)

    Wie stabil sind Asiens Autokratien?

    Panelist, Panelist, Panelist, Panelist, Panelist | 31/03/2011 - 03/04/2011

    International Convention of Asia Scholars

    Conference 31/03/2011 - 03/04/2011

    Starke GIGA-Präsenz auf AAS/ICAS-Konferenz 2011 in Honolulu


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