EuroSEAS Board members

The Association is governed by a Board, of 19 members supported by a Secretary and Treasurer. The current president (2017-2020) is professor Silvia Vignato from the Università di Milano-Bicocca, Italy. The Secretary is Dr. Sikko Visscher at the Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies (KITLV) in Leiden.

Prof.dr. Silvia Vignato
Associate Professor in anthropology
The Department of Human Science for education “Riccardo Massa”
Università di Milano-Bicocca (UNIMIB)
Milan, Italy

Stéphen Huard, PhD
Centre Asie du Sud Est (EHESS/CRNS/INALCO)
Paris, France
Representing: France

Secretary & Treasurer
Dr. Sikko Visscher
KITLV / Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies
Leiden, The Netherlands

Board members
Dr. Filip Kraus
Palacký University – Host EuroSEAS conference 2021
Olomouc, Czech Republic
Representing: Central Europe

Prof. Dr. Christoph Antweiler
University of Bonn
Institute of Oriental and Asian Studies (IOA)
Department of Southeast Asian Studies
Bonn, Germany
Representing: Germany

Dr. Laurens Bakker
Department of Anthropology
University of Amsterdam
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Representing: Benelux

Prof.dr. Bart Barendregt
Associate Professor
Leiden Institute of Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology
Leiden University
Leiden, The Netherlands
Representing: Benelux

Dr. Alberto Fidalgo Castro
Universidade da Coruña
A Coruña, Spain
Representing: Spain, Portugal

Dr. Rui Feijó
Centre for Social Studies
University of Coimbra
Coimbra, Portugal
Representing: Portugal

Prof.dr. Nina Grigoreva
Higher School of Economics
St. Petersburg School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Department of Asian and African Studies
Saint Petersburg, Russia
Representing: Russia

Prof.dr. Vincent Houben
Humboldt-Universität, Berlin
Kultur-, Sozial- und Bildungswissenschaftliche Fakultät
Institut für Asien- und Afrikawissenschaften
Southeast Asian History and Society
Berlin, Germany
Representing: Germany

Dr. Deirdre McKay
Department of  Social Geography and Environmental Politics
Keel University
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Representing: United Kingdom

Dr. Astrid Norén-Nilsson
Centre for East and South-East Asian Studies
Lund University
Lund, Sweden
Representing: Scandinavia

Dr. Laurie Parsons
Royal Holloway, University of London
Geopolitics, Development, Security and Justice Group
Department of Geography
United Kingdom
Representing: United Kingdom

Prof.dr. Oscar Salemink
Institute for Antropology
University of Copenhagen
Representing: Scandinavia

Dr. Martin Slama
Institute for Social Anthropology
Austrian Academy of Sciences
Vienna, Austria
Representing: Central Europe

Dr. Antonia Soriente
Associate Professor of Indonesian language and literature
Department of Asia, Africa and Mediterranean
University of Naples ‘L’Orientale’ (UNIOR)
Naples, Italy
Representing: Italy, Greece

Dr. Paul Sorrentino
Centre Asie du Sud-Est (Ehess/Cnrs/Inalco)
Paris, France
Representing: France

Dr. Giacomo Tabacco
University of Milano-Bicocca
Milan, Italy
Representing: Italy, Greece

Dr. Anton Zakharov
Institute of Oriental Studies
Russian Academy of Sciences
Moscow, Russia
Representing: Russia

EuroSEAS secretariat in Leiden
Yayah Siegers-Samaniri, MA
Supporting staff & Communication
KITLV/Royal Netherlands Institute of Southeast Asian and Caribbean Studies