International Collaborative Partner (ICP)

Name Dr Leong Mun Yoon
Qualification Doctor of Philosophy in Modern Chinese
History, University of California.
Master of Arts in Russian History, University of
California, Berkeley.
Bachelor of Arts in European History, University
of Illiniois.
Organization Institute of Strategic and International Studies (ISIS) Malaysia
UTAR Contact Person Ms Tan Wooi Yee
  • Visiting Fellow ISIS Malaysia - Present
  • Senior Advisor, Centre for International Studies, UTAR 2017-2018
  • Director, Centre for International Studies, UTAR 2019
  • Head, Bureau for Foreign Policy and Security Studies, ISIS, Malaysia 2007-2008
  • Co-Director, Malaysia International Visitor Programme, ISIS, Malaysia. 2002-2007
  • Assistant Director-General, ISIS, Malaysia 1995-2008
Research Publications
  • "Economic Crises: Nature, Consequences and Challenges,(with Cheng Ming-Yu &
    CheeKeong Choong) in Actual Problems in Economics (2011); "Malaysia-China Relations:
    Looking Beyond Fears and Inadequacies", in Lai Hongyi and Lim Tin Seng (eds.), Harmony
    and Development: ASEAN-China Relations (Singapore, World Scientific, 2007); editor, Asia
    Pacific Security: Imperatives for Cooperation (ISIS Malaysia, 2006); co-editor, Asia Pacific
    Security: Challenges and Opportunities in the 21st Century (ISIS Malaysia, 2002); The EAEC:
    'Formalised' Regionalism Being Denied" in B. Hettne, A. Inotai & O. Sunkel (eds.) National
    Perspectives on the New Regionalism in the South (London, Macmillan Press, 2000). Hong
    Kong's Transition: A Malaysian View" in Andrew M. Marton (ed) Hong Kong in China:
    Perspectives from the Region (Singapore University Press, 1999); editor, ASEAN Towards
    2020: Strategic Goals and Future Directions (London, Academic Press, 1998); co-editor, Japan
    and Asia in An Era of Interdependence (ISIS Malaysia, 1998); co-editor, Human Resources
    Development in Malaysia: Japan's Contribution (ISIS Malaysia, 1993); co-editor, Japan and
    East Asia: Attitudes and :Policies --- Past Present and Future (ISIS Malaysia, 1992)
Awards & Honours
  • 2 Order of the Rising Sun with Rosette, conferred by His Majesty the Emperor of Japan
    on 29 April 2009for promoting mutual understanding and academic exchange between
    Japan and Malaysia.