Luong, Hai Thanh

Duy Tan University; RMIT


Dr. Hai Thanh Luong graduated with a Bachelor of Law in Vietnam’s University in 2004 and spent ten years in law enforcement agencies both lecturing and practicing’ activities. In 2010, he was awarded an Australian scholarship and achieved a Master for Transnational Crime Prevention from the University of Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia before achieveing a doctoral of philosophy’s title from the School of Global, Urban and Social Studies, RMIT University. His interests are areas including border crime, transnational organised crime in Asia, drug trafficking, smuggling of migrants, harm reduction, policing and police training. Currently, Dr Hai holds an Honorary Principal Research Fellow position at the Social and Global Studies Centre, RMIT University. His latest book – ‘Transnational Drug Trafficking across the Vietnam and Laos Border’ has published by Palgrave Macmillan (2019) and he also introduced several papers in Asian Survey, Journal of Crime and Justice, International Journal of Cyber Criminology, Journal of Safety Community and Well-Being.