Dr. Songkhun (Sunny) Nillasithanukroh serves as a postdoctoral researcher in the Open Governance Lab at the Clinton School of Public Service.
With a strong interest in political economy and political institutions, he is currently focused on two main research programs: enhancing citizen-government engagement through e-government initiatives to bolster governance, and delving into the intricate nexus of business, money, and politics.
Nillasithanukroh’s work has been published in Electoral Studies and the Oxford Handbook of Comparative Environmental Politics. He has received funding from the International Growth Centre in the UK for his research projects.
Nillasithanukroh completed his Ph.D. in Political Science at Duke University in 2023.