Daniel S. Lev (deceased 2006) "leading Indonesia scholar and longtime University of Washington professor. Lev spent years working with lawyers, scholars, and dissidents to improve the Indonesian legal system. He died of lung cancer in Seattle, Washington on July 29, 2006." 
He was a "Professor Emeritus of Political Science and noted expert on Islam and human rights in Southeast Asia, will give an update on political events and the culture of Islam in Malaysia." 
He was a member of the Human Rights Watch Asia Advisory Committee.