Jiraroj Mamadkul

Jiraroj Mamadkul
Associate Dean for Student Affairs


I joined IDIS as an Assistant Dean in 2009. I am currently a PhD candidate in Kulliyah (Faculty) of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences, Political Science Department, International Islamic University Malaysia. My dissertation’s topic is related to Middle Power Theory and Thai Foreign Policy. My research interest also includes Islamic and Muslim issues in Southeast Asia and beyond.


MA in Political Science, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia

BA in Political Science (International Relations), Ramkhamhaeng University, Thailand



Mamadkul, J., & Hossain, I. . (2020). Intellectual and Entrepreneurial Leadership: Reflection on Thailand’s Emerging Middle Power Diplomacy in the Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD). IIUM JOURNAL OF HUMAN SCIENCES2(2), 47–60. Retrieved from https://journals.iium.edu.my/irkh/index.php/ijohs/article/view/171

Mamadkul, J. (2017). Saudi Arabia – Iran’s Foreign Policy Crisis:  A Case Study of Execution of Saudi Shia Cleric Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr. RJSH Vol. 4, No. 1, January – June 2017, pp.75-82.

Opiyo, P. O., Sukontasap, D., Mamadkul, J., & Brown, R. U. (2016). Strategies to Increase the Number of Kenyan Diaspora in Southeast Asian Countries under the Accreditation of Kenya Mission in Bangkok. Open Journal of Political Science, 6, 123-133. http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/ojps.2016.62012


IRD 101 Introduction to Southeast Asian Political Economy and Culture

IRD 241 Thai Government and Politics

IRD 261 International Experience in International Relations and Development

IRD 331 ASEAN Studies

IRD 358 Powers in Asia Pacific

IRD 403 Current Issues in International Relations and Development

POL 206 Introduction to Comparative Politics and Government