Maung Aung Myoe

※PhD Faculty Member
M. A. in International Relations, International University of Japan, 1993
Ph.D. in Political Science and International Relations, Australian National University, 2000

Maung Aung Myoe


Foreign Policy Analysis
Diplomacy and Statecract
Southeast Asian International Relations
Global Issues; UNU Global Seminar

Research Interests:

1) Civil-Military Relations
2) Foreign Policy Analysis
3) Security and Strategy
4) Myanmar Politics and Foreign Relations

Major Publications:

“Myanmar’s China Policy since 2011: Determinants and Directions”, Journal of Current Southeast Asian Affairs, Vol. 34, No. 2; August 2015, pp. 21-54.

“Legacy or Overhang: Historical Memory in Myanmar-Thai Relations”, in N. Ganesan (ed.) Bilateral Legacies in East and Southeast Asia, Singapore: ISEAS Press, 2015, pp. 107-137.

“The soldier and the state: the Tatmadaw and political liberalization in Myanmar since 2011”, South East Asia Research, Vol. 22, No. 2; June 2014, pp. 1-17.

In the Name of Pauk-Phaw: Myanmar’s China Policy since 1948 , Institute of Southeast Asian Studies,2011.

Building the Tatmadaw: Myanmar Armed Forces since 1948, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies, 2009.

Neither Friend nor Foe: Myanmar’s Relations with Thailand since 1988, Institute of Defence and Strategic Studies, 2002.

“Dealing with the Dragon: China Factor in Myanmar ‘s Foreign Policy,” edited by Anthony Reid and Zheng Yangwen, Negotiating Asymmetry: China’s Place in Asia, NUS Press, 2009.

“Myanmar in 2007: A Turning Point in the gRoadmaph?” Asian Survey, Vol. 48, No. 1, 2008, with Ardeth Maung Thawnghmung.

“Myanmar in 2006: Another Year of Housekeeping?” Asian Survey, Vol. 47, No.1, 2007,with Ardeth Maung Thawnghmung.