Lecturer in Southeast Asian Politics at the Sir Walter Murdoch School of Public Policy and International Affairs; Fellow, Asia Research Centre; Lecturer, Murdoch University

Jacqui Baker is a lecturer in Southeast Asian Politics at the Sir Walter Murdoch School for Public Policy and International Affairs and a Fellow at the Asia Research Centre at Murdoch University.

She was previously a Visiting Fellow in the Department for Political and Social Change at the Australian National University. Her research focuses on social and cultural anthropology, comparative government and politics, and politics of Southeast Asia and the Pacific.

She co-edits New Mandala, a website, hosted by the Australian National University (ANU) College of Asia and the Pacific, that provides analysis and anecdotes on Southeast Asia,.

Experience

  • –present
    Research Fellow, Centre for Transnational Crime Prevention, University of Wollongong

Education

  • 2011 
    London School of Economics, PhD
  • 2005 
    London School of Economics, MSc Social Anthropology
  • 2002 
    Australian National University, BA Asian Studies (Indonesian)
  • 2002 
    Australian National University, BA Political Science

Research Areas

  • Government And Politics Of Asia And The Pacific (160606)
  • Social And Cultural Anthropology (160104)
  • Police Administration, Procedures And Practice (160205)

Honours

John Monash Scholar