Deputy Director, Sydney Southeast Asia Centre, University of Sydney

Thushara Dibley is the Deputy Director of the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre. She researches social movements in Southeast Asia, with a particular focus on Indonesia and Timor-Leste. Her recent research projects have focused on the role of NGOs in peace-building in Timor-Leste and Indonesia and on the disability movement in Indonesia. She is the author of Partnerships, Power and Peacebuilding: NGOs as Agents of Peace in Aceh and Timor-Leste (2014) .

Experience

  • –present
    Deputy Director, Sydney Southeast Asia Centre, University of Sydney

Education

  • 2013 
    University of Sydney, PhD Asian Studies