Engseng Ho

Engseng Ho

Professor of Cultural Anthropology

External address: 
205 Friedl Building, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90091, Durham, NC 27708-0091
(919) 684-4544


Degrees & Credentials

  • Ph.D., University of Chicago 2000

  • M.A., University of Chicago 1990

  • B.A., Stanford University 1986

Selected Grants

Global Religion Doctoral Dissertation Fellowships awarded by University of Notre Dame (Principal Investigator). 2018 to 2019

Doctoral Dissertation Research: Alternative Models of Care for Refugees Seeking Political Asylum awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2016 to 2017

Doctoral Disseration Research: Azerbaijan: Oil, Islam, and Imperial Rivarly in a Volatile Borderland awarded by National Science Foundation (Principal Investigator). 2013 to 2015

Ho, E. "Inter-Asian Concepts for Mobile Societies." Journal of Asian Studies 76.4 (November 1, 2017): 907-928. (Review) Full Text

Ho, E. "Black-Gold Rescues US Dollar Hegemony." Current Anthropology 55.2 (January 1, 2014): 145-146. Full Text

Ho, E. "The china-africa axis in relation to other regional axes." Middle East Report 44.270 (January 1, 2014): 14-17.

Ho, E. "Afterword: Mobile law and thick transregionalism." Law and History Review 32.4 (January 1, 2014): 883-889. Full Text

Ho, E. "FOREIGNERS AND MEDIATORS IN THE CONSTITUTION OF MALAY SOVEREIGNTY." Indonesia and the Malay World 41.120 (July 2013): 146-167. Full Text