Seksan Anantasirikiat is currently the coordinator of the ASEAN Roundtable, Graduate School of International Studies, Seoul National University. He also served as a senior editor of the Seoul National University Journal of International Affairs (SNUJIA). During 2016-2018, he was a recipient of the Korea Foundation-ASEAN Fellowship for Korean Studies. Previously, he had worked as an academic officer for the ASEAN Studies Center, Chulalongkorn University for three years. During that time, he assisted the project entitled “Innovative Thai-ASEAN Academic Cooperation at Chulalongkorn University ([email protected])” and the ASEAN Energy Market Integration (AEMI) Initiative.
His research interests include public diplomacy in non-Western world, national security strategy of middle power, political-security issues on the Korean Peninsula, and ASEAN Community-building.
Seksan’s recent articles are “What Does ASEAN Think About China-Japan-ROK’s “3+1 Modality”?,” “South Korea’s New Southern Policy in Making and The Way Forward,” and “Rationalizing ASEAN’s Charm Defensive Approach on North Korea Issue” (The Geopolitics). He also contributed book chapters in Korea’s Soft Power and Public Diplomacy (2017) and Korea’s Public Diplomacy (2016).