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SE Asia Speaker Series: Dr. Khatharya Um
December 5, 2016 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Associate Professor Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies, UC BerkeleyProfessor Khatharya Um is Associate Professor of Asian American and Asian Diaspora Studies in the Department of Ethnic Studies, and Chair of Peace and Conflict Studies at the University of California, Berkeley. She is also Faculty Academic Director of Berkeley Study Abroad, affiliated faculty of the UC Berkeley Center for Southeast Asian Studies and Center for Race and Gender, Faculty Adviser for the Berkeley Human Rights Center, and member of a UC system-wide Faculty Advisory Board on Southeast Asia. She was a Chancellor Public Scholar. Professor Um has received numerous awards for her community leadership and service, including congressional recognitions from Congresswoman Barbara Lee and Congresswoman Anna Eshoo. She is the first Cambodian American woman to receive a Ph.D. Dr. Um’s website: http://ethnicstudies.berkeley.edu/people/faculty-profile/khatharya-um-1
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