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, vol. 76, no. 4, Nov. 2017, pp. 907–28. Scopus, doi:10.1017/S0021911817000900. Full Text

Ho, E. “Afterword: Mobile law and thick transregionalism.” Law and History Review, vol. 32, no. 4, Jan. 2014, pp. 883–89. Scopus, doi:10.1017/S0738248014000480. Full Text

Ho, E. “Black-Gold Rescues US Dollar Hegemony.” Current Anthropology, vol. 55, no. 2, Jan. 2014, pp. 145–46. Scopus, doi:10.1086/675498. Full Text

Ho, E. “The china-africa axis in relation to other regional axes.” Middle East Report, vol. 44, no. 270, Jan. 2014, pp. 14–17.

Ho, E. “FOREIGNERS AND MEDIATORS IN THE CONSTITUTION OF MALAY SOVEREIGNTY.” Indonesia and the Malay World, vol. 41, no. 120, July 2013, pp. 146–67. Scopus, doi:10.1080/13639811.2013.790179. Full Text