PUBLICATIONS AND MEDIA

 

2017 | “Capturing World Class Urbanism Through Modal Governance in Saigon.” positions: Asia critique 25(4): 669-692.

2017 | “Speculating on World Class Infrastructure in Ho Chi Minh City” Trends in Southeast Asia 11:17.

2017 | “Vietnam’s Transportation Infrastructure Challenges.” ISEAS Perspectives No. 60. Yusof Ishak Institute of Southeast Asian Studies.

2016 | Jadaliyya Cities: City Talks, Ananya Roy (28 mins), May 15, With Hiba Bou Akar

2012 | “Quy hoạch phi chính thức, Saigon” [Informal Planning in Saigon] in đô thị [Urban Planning Magazine] September.

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APPOINTMENTS

2018 –            Assistant Professor, Department of Urban Planning and Public Policy, UC Irvine

2017-2018   Assistant Professor, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia

EDUCATION 

University of California, Berkeley, Ph.D. (conferred December 2015)
City and Regional Planning

Committee:
Ananya Roy (Chair), School of Planning and Social Welfare, University of California, Los Angeles
Teresa Caldeira, City and Regional Planning
Aihwa Ong, Anthropology

University of California, Berkeley, M.C.P. (2009)
City and Regional Planning

University of California, Berkeley, B.A. (1999)
Philosophy 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Urban studies, specifically political economy of cities, space as mode of production; ethnography; late-socialist and transitioning economies; East and Southeast Asia.

FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS

2018-2019 | Social Science and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC), Insight Development Grant

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND AFFILIATIONS

Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning
Association of American Geographers
American Anthropological Association
Association of Asian Studies