Dr. Vachararutai Boontinand

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Dr. Vachararutai (Jan) Boontinand

Lecturer: IHRP MA (Thai and International Program)

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Phone: (66) 2-441-0813 ex. 2139



EDUCATION

  • PhD in Human Rights and Peace Studies, Mahidol University, Thailand  (2014)
  • MA in South-East Asian Studies, The University of Hull, UK (1996)
  • BA in International Affairs and Economics, University of Maine, USA ( 1994)
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma, United World College, USA (1990)


RESEARCH AND EXPERTISE

  • Democratic Citizenship Education
  • Critical Theory and Pedagogy
  • Gender and Women’s Rights
  • Rights-Based Approach to Development
  • Labour Migration and Trafficking


PROFESSIONAL PROFILE

Lecturer, Institute of Human Rights and Peace Studies, Mahidol University, Thailand (February 2015 – present)

Board Member, ActionAid Thailand Foundation (2012 – present)

National Consultant, Independent Program Implementation Review for the ILO-IPEC Project on Combating the Worst Forms of Child Labour in Shrimp and Seafood Processing Area of Thailand (September 2012)

Consultant/Local Expert, Post Project Evaluation for the United Nations Democracy Fund (UNDF), Project on Cultivating Democratic Leaders from Marginalized Groups (June 2011)

Consultant, Study on the Impact of Socio-Cultural Factors on the Reproductive Health of Female Migrant Women from Myanmar in Thailand, UNFPA Asia-Pacific Regional Office, Bangkok (September 2010 – November 2010)

Consultant, Project Design Team in developing a new project addressing the issue of child labour and forced labour in shrimp and seafood industries, ILO-IPEC, Bangkok (September 2010 – November 2010)

Consultant, Study on Domestic Wokers in Thailand, ILO, Bangkok (October 2009 – December 2009)

Southeast Asia Policy Advisor, ActionAid Asia Regional Office, Bangkok (July 2008 – April 2009)

Consultant, Situation Analysis Report on the Situation of Women and Children in Thailand, UNICEF (September 2008 – March 2009)

Country Manager, ActionAid Thailand (January 2006 – May 2008)

Program Coordinator, ActionAid International, ActionAid Asia Regional Office (March 2002 – December 2005)

Program Coordinator (Advocacy), Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women (GAATW), Bangkok (September 2001 – January 2002)

External Appraiser, AusAid Asia Regional Cooperation to Prevent People Trafficking (May 2002)

Interim International Coordinator, Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women (GAATW) (January 2000 – September 2001)

Project Manager (Research), Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women (GAATW) (November 1996 – December 1999)

Project Coordinator, Women’s Studies Centre, Chiangmai, Thailand (1994 – 1995)


RECENT PUBLICATIONS

Boontinand, J (2005)Feminist Participatory Action Research in the Mekong Region in Kempadoo, K (Ed) Trafficking and Prostitution Reconsidered: New Perspectives on Migration, Sex work and Human Rights, Paradigm Publishers.

Boontinand, V and Sato, M (2002) An Analysis report of the Research and Action Project on Trafficking in Women in the Mekong region. Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women (GAATW)

Skolnik, L and Boontinand, J (1999) “Traffic in Women in Asia –Pacific” in Forum for Applied Research and Public Policy, Vol 14

Boontinand, Jan (1997) Situation of Women and Children in Detention Centre. Global Alliance Against Traffic in Women and International Organisation for Migration, 1997

COURSES

  • GRHP 504 Human Rights in Asia: Themes and Methods for the Study of Rights across Asia
  • HPHR 510 Practical Skills in Human Rights
  • มสสส 502 มาตรฐานและกลไกสิทธิมนุษยชน

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