Engelbert, Jörg Thomas
The Asien-Afrika-Institut, University of Hamburg
Germany
jengelbert@web.de
Brief bio :
Prof. Dr. Thomas Engelbert, studied Vietnamese Studies and History, Humboldt University Berlin, 1990 PhD (Dr. phil.): Vietnamese Studies; 2000 Habilitation: History of Southeast Asia, HUB. Since 2002: Professor for Vietnamese Studies, University of Hamburg. Research focus: Vietnam and its minorities, Vietnam and its neighbours, history Vietnam/Indochina, 19th and 20th centuries. Member of German research network DORISEA (Dynamics of Religion in SEA), Topic: Ethnic poltics and missions in the Tây Nguyên highlands.