Ubaldo Iaccarino 

Pompeu Fabra University(Spain)
History, Ph.D.

Years of Affiliation: RIHSS Postdoctoral Fellow from 2021-2022

Email: ubaldoiaccarino@gmail.com

Research Area:Early Modern Philippine History, History of the Spanish presence in East Asia and Southeast Asia (16th and 17th centuries)

Ubaldo Iaccarino earned his doctorate in History from Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona, Spain) after graduating in Asian Studies at "L'Orientale" University of Napoli (Italy). His field of expertise is Early Modern East Asian and Southeast Asian Maritime History, with a focus on the History of the Philippines. His research interests lie primarily in the history of the Spanish presence in Asia (trade, diplomacy, Catholic missions) and the Sino-Japanese trade networks in Mainland and Island Southeast Asia (16th-17th centuries).