Women in ASEAN: Creating substantive empowerment by Dr Kelly Gerard by Sydney Southeast Asia Centre published on 2017-11-16T04:22:39Z Dr Kelly Gerard is Senior Lecturer in Political Science and International Relations at the University of Western Australia. Kelly’s research interests lie at the intersection of political participation and development policy, focusing on ASEAN’s engagement of civil society, as well as the determinants of aid programming for women’s empowerment. Kelly completed postdoctoral training at the Asia Research Centre, Murdoch University, and the Southeast Asia Research Centre, City University of Hong Kong. Kelly is an Endeavour Cheung Kong Award recipient, and a research associate of the Asia Research Centre, Murdoch University, and the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre, University of Sydney. Her research has been published in Globalizations, The Pacific Review, Contemporary Politics, and Asian Studies Review. Kelly is the author of ASEAN’s Engagement of Civil Society: Regulating Dissent (Palgrave 2014) and co-editor of the Palgrave series, Studies in the Political Economy of Public Policy (with Toby Carroll, Darryl Jarvis and Paul Cammack). You can follow Dr Kelly Gerard on Twitter @KellymGerard.