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Chanon Komonmarn

MA Social Work (Thammasat University, Thailand)

PhD student 


Thesis supervisors

Dr Aniela Wenham

Professor Christine Skinner

Thesis topic

Child and youth’s participation in Thailand social policy.

General research interests

  • Young people's participation and social innovation


Sasipat, Y., Komonmarn, C. and Kummesrisuk, A. (2014). Social Work Education in Thailand. In: Matsuo, K. (Ed). Internationalization & Indigenization of Social Work Education in Asia. Asian and Pacific Association for Social Work Education (APASWE). pp.323–388. [Online]. Available at: _uri&item_id=250.

Komonmarn, C. (2012). Beyond political crisis: the cooperation between social work educators and communities. In: 2012 Joint World Conference on Social Work and Social Development: Action and Impact. (July). 2012. p.90. [Online]. Available at:


Chanon comes to York for the highest education with the world-top-ranked School of Social Policy and Social Work. His research area engages young people’s participation, especially in policy and social innovation and youth. Chanon had worked at Thammasat University, Thailand for 10 years before he started his PhD at York. He was Director of Social Innovation and Youth Centre, Social Innovation for Creative Society Foundation in Thailand. 

Other roles

Visiting Scholar, School of Social Work, San Diego State University, USA, 2012.

Contact details

Mr Chanon Komonmarn
PhD student
School for Business and Society