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Pavin Chachavalpongpun


Pavin Chachavalpongpun is Associate Professor at the Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University. Chachavalpongpun served in Thailand's Ministry of Foreign Affairs for sixteen years. Transitioning to academia, Chachavalpongpun is a notable political science Professor and the Editor-in-Chief of the Kyoto Review of Southeast Asia at Kyoto University. Chachavalpongpun extensive publications include significant works like ‘A Plastic Nation: The Curse of Thainess in Thai-Burmese Relations’ and ‘Coup, King, Crisis: A Critical Interregnum in Thailand’. His latest book, as editor, is 'Rama X: The Thai Monarchy under King Vajiralongkorn.'

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