Dr. Viravat Chantachote holds an assistant professorship at the Faculty of Law and is currently Associate Dean for Academic Affairs. His teaching and research focus on private law, especially the law of obligations and customer protection law. Dr. Viravat previously held several management positions on both university and faculty levels including Registrar, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Assistant Rector for Academic Affairs. Dr. Viravat received his LL.B. and LL.M. from Thammasat University and S.J.D. (Civil Law) from Keio University. Prior to joining the Faculty of Law, he was a legal official at the Office of the Council of State of Thailand.