Current Professional Positions
Associate Professor of Sociology (tenure-track), Department of Sociology
Director, Disaster Studies MA Program
Coordinator, Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training
Journal Editor-in-Chief, International Journal of Disaster Response and
Emergency Management (IJDREM)
PhD, Arizona State University.
Graduate Certificate in GIS, Arizona State University
MPS, Cornell University.
MPA, Pennsylvania State University.
Post-doctorate, Karlsruhe University, Germany.
Post-doctorate, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand.
PhD, National Institute of Development Administration, Thailand.
MA, The University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce.
B.Ag., Yezin Agricultural University, Burma.
Area of Specialization
Teaching: Introduction to Sociology, Environmental Sociology, Disaster and Society, Geographic Information System for Disaster and Emergency Management
Research: Disaster and Emergency Management, Sustainability, Resiliency, and Social Capital, Environmental Justice, Application of Geographic and Information System (GIS) to Disaster Studies, Nuclear Power Induced Emergencies and Disasters Management