Chang-Yau Hoon


Chang-Yau Hoon (CY Hoon) is an Associate Professor and Director of Centre for Advanced Research (CARe) at Universiti Brunei Darussalam. He is an Adjunct Research Fellow at the University of Western Australia, where he obtained his Ph.D. (with Distinction) in 2007. He is also Chairperson of the Academic Advisory Board of Brunei Research Centre at Guangxi University for Nationalities in China. Prior to this, he was Assistant Professor of Asian Studies and Sing Lun Fellow at Singapore Management University, where he was awarded the SMU Teaching Excellence Award in 2012 and SMU Research Excellence Award in 2014.

CY is an active researcher specializing in the Chinese diaspora, identity politics, multiculturalism, China-ASEAN relations, and religious and cultural diversity in contemporary Southeast Asia. His books include Chinese Identity in Post-Suharto Indonesia: Culture, Media and Politics (Sussex Academic Press, 2008), Chinese Indonesians Reassessed: History, Religion and Belonging (Routledge, 2013), Catalysts of Change: Ethnic Chinese Business in Asia (World Scientific, 2014), Contesting Chineseness: Ethnicity, Identity and Nation in China and Southeast Asia (Springer, 2021), Mutual Imaginings: The Past in the Present of China and Southeast Asia (Lexington Press, 2022), Stability, Growth and Sustainability: Catalysts for Socio-economic Development in Brunei Darussalam (ISEAS, Forthcoming 2023) and Christianity in Urban Indonesia: Ethnicity, Education and Enterprise (Sussex Academic Press, Forthcoming 2023).

Besides teaching and research, CY also regularly presents research papers at international conferences, facilitates workshops and intercultural dialogue sessions, and engages in various consultancy activities with corporate and government agencies. He has held visiting positions at Nordic Institute of Asian Studies, Copehagen (2008), Centre for Strategic and International Studies, Jakarta (2003 & 2010), Fudan University, Shanghai (2017), Guangxi University for Nationalities, Nanning (2018-2021), National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan (2020) and King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz International Centre for Interreligious and Intercultural Dialogue (KAICIID), Vienna (2020-2021).

Connect with us


(English below) Lễ tốt nghiệp cho Khóa 2024 của Đại học Fulbright Việt Nam sẽ chính thức diễn ra vào SÁNG NGÀY 8 THÁNG 6 NĂM 2024 tại Câu lạc bộ Saigon South Marina Club đó nha!! 🌊🌊 Các Fulbrighter hãy nhanh tay lưu ngay ngày này vào lịch để không bỏ lỡ cột mốc quan trọng này nhé! ️🎓🎓 ------------------------------------------ We are thrilled to announce that the Commencement Ceremony for the Class of 2024 at Fulbright University Vietnam will take place on the morning of June 8, 2024!! ✨✨ This memorable event will be held at the Saigon South Marina Club 🌊🌊 Please mark your calendars and save the date for this significant milestone in your academic journey 🎓🎓


(English below) ✨ LỜI CHÚC NĂM GIÁP THÌN 2024 ✨ Bước sang thềm năm mới Giáp Thìn, Đại học Fulbright Việt Nam xin được gửi đến mọi nhà lời chúc tốt đẹp nhất 🐉 Với trái tim tràn đầy hy vọng hoà cùng niềm vui đầu năm, chúng tôi vô cùng trân trọng sự tin tưởng và hỗ trợ vô giá Fulbright nhận được trong hành trình vừa qua, là động lực hướng đến những điều tuyệt vời sẽ tiếp nối trong năm nay 🌟 Nhân dịp năm Rồng, Fulbright xin kính chúc vạn sự hanh thông, mọi niềm mong thành hiện thực 🌟 --- ✨ HAPPY LUNAR NEW YEAR 2024 ✨ As we step into New Year, the Year of the Dragon, Fulbright University Vietnam would like to extend our best wishes to everyone 🐉 With hearts filled with hope and joy as we embark on the new year, we deeply appreciate the invaluable trust and support Fulbright has received on our journey thus far, serving as motivation towards the wonderful things that will continue in the year ahead 🌟 As the Dragon's year unfolds its tale, Fulbright extends wishes, setting sail. Prosperity's breeze, in every gale, May dreams come true, without fail 🌟

This site uses cookies to provide a better user experience.

Essential cookies are active by default and are necessary for the proper functioning of the website. Analytics cookies gather anonymous information for us to enhance and monitor the site. Performance cookies are employed by third parties to optimize their applications (such as videos and maps) that are embedded within our website. To accept all cookies, click 'I accept.' Alternatively, choose your preferences for analytics and performance cookies, then select 'Close cookie control.'