Associate Professor Dr. Syed Muhd Khairudin Aljunied
(National University of Singapore)
A graduate of the School of Oriental and African Studies, London (PhD), Khairudin Aljunied is currently a tenured associate professor at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, National University of Singapore. His specialization is the history of Islam in Southeast Asia, covering topics such as Muslim networks, social movements and intellectual currents within and beyond the region. He has written foursole-authored monographs relating to these topics, one co-authored book, three edited volumes and more than two dozen internationally reviewed journal articles and book chapters.
Among his forthcoming and recent books are Muslim Cosmopolitanism: Southeast Asian Islam in Comparative Perspective (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2016), Radicals: Resistance and Protest in Colonial Malaya (Dekalb: Northern Illinois University Press, 2015) and Colonialism Violence and Muslims in Southeast Asia (London: Routledge, 2009). His articles have been published in reputable journals such as History of Religions (Chicago University Press), The Public Historian (University of California Press), Indonesia (Cornell Southeast Asian Program Publications), History Workshop Journal (Oxford University Press), Journal of Social History (Oxford University Press), Journal of Historical Sociology (Wiley-Blackwell), Critical Asian Studies (Routledge), Journal of Southeast Asian Studies (Cambridge University Press) and Social History (Routledge).