Dr Oak Soe San

Oak Soe San is a Lecturer at the Department of International Relations and Political Science, University of Yangon. She earned her PhD (International Relations) in 2013. She started her teaching career at University of Yangon in 2012 and later taught at Yadanabon University (2016-2017) academic year and Monwya University (2019-2021) academic year. Her research interests focus on geopolitics, foreign aid, foreign policy and foreign relations. She was a Research Fellow at Institute for Advanced Studies on Asia (Tokyo University), Ritsumeikan University (Kyoto) and Central European University (Hungary).

(1) Oak Soe San. (2016). Assessing Foreign Aid Policy Orientations towards Myanmar. Universities Research Journal 2015, 8(4), 243-254
(2) Chaw Chaw Sein & Oak Soe San. (2016). Myanmar’s Reform and its Impact on Myanmar-China Relations. Journal of Asia Research Centre, 5,(1&2),41-52
(3) Oak Soe San. (2017). Myanmar in the Geopolitical Context of Bay of Bengal , J. Myanmar Acad. Arts Sci 2017, 15(8), 129-141
(4) Oak Soe San. (2018). EU’s Changing Policy towards Myanmar since 2011. J. Myanmar Acad. Arts Sci 2018, 16(7), 113-127
(5) Oak Soe San.(2018). Myanmar and Foreign Aid: Comparison on China and Japan’s Aid Policy. University of Yangon Research Journal 2017-2018, 8,401-412
(6) Oak Soe San. (2020). Myanmar and Major Regional Powers: A Complex Interplay of Geopolitics. Universities Research Journal 2019, 12(9) ,355-366
(7) Oak Soe San and Chaw Chaw Sein. (2019) Poverty Alleviation Strategy of Myanmar in the context of LMC, In Charlotte Gallway (Ed.), Managing Challenges in Myanmar Transition Myanmar Updated 2019, 132-143
(8) Chaw Chaw Sein & Oak Soe San. (2019) Managing University in Transition Myanmar: Challenges and Prospects, In Charlotte Gallway (Ed.), Managing Challenges in Myanmar Transition Myanmar Updated 2019,83-93
(9) Chaw Chaw Sein & Oak Soe San. (2021). Struggle for the Fight Against Poverty Alleviation in the context of BIMSTEC, In Sreeradha Datta (Ed)), BIMSTEC: Journey and the Way Ahead, pp (159-174) Vivekananda International Foundation, Pentagon Press, New Delhi