Professor of Politics and GovernmentThailand
Chaiwat Anand is Professor of Politics and Government at Thammasat University, Bangkok. His expertise mainly lies in non-violence – not only as a theory, but also in activ- ism, while his other major field is Islam. Chaiwat Anand is Director of Thai Peace Information Centre that focuses on Thai military and social issues. He is the author of many publications concerning the military, defence, religion and peace. He also directed the International Peace Re- search Association’s commission on non-violence and he serves on the Scientific Committee of the International University of People’s Institutions for Peace in Italy.