Stéphanie Martel joins as IAR Research Fellow

Stéphanie Martel will be defending her PhD thesis in Political Science at the Université de Montréal in June 2017, and is now joining the Institute of Asian Research as a Research Fellow. Her research interests are at at the intersection of Southeast Asian studies, regional governance in the Asia-Pacific, and international security. Stéphanie’s post-doctoral research under the supervision of Paul Evans is supported by the Fonds de recherche du Québec – Société et culture, and focuses on multilateral diplomacy in the Association of Southeast Asian Studies (ASEAN). The project studies the role of daily practices associated with the so-called “ASEAN Way” on regional identity construction among Southeast Asian diplomats. Stéphanie benefits from a significant fieldwork experience in Southeast Asia and has a M.Sc. in Political Science from the Université Lumière Lyon 2 (France).