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Work Experience
  • Associate Professor, Data Science Department, Faculty of Information Technology, Monash University, November 2021 to Present

  • Director of Action Lab Research Network, Indonesia Node, Monash University, December 2022 to Present

  • Assistant Professor, Design and Specialised Business Cluster, Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), April 2017 to November 2021, Singapore.

  • Visiting Professor, School of Business and Social Sciences, Aarhus University, Summer University Program, 27 July – 3 August 2019, Denmark.

  • Adjunct Faculty/Tutor, UQ Business School, the University of Queensland, February 2013 – June 2016, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

  • Research Assistant, UQ Business School, the University of Queensland, August 2013 – May 2016, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

  • Research Assistant, School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, the University of Queensland, April 2016 – May 2016, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.

  • University of Queensland, Australia

    • Philosophy of Doctor (Business Information Systems), Ph.D.: 2012-2016.

  • University of Gadjah Mada, Indonesia: ​

    • Master of Science (Accounting Information Systems), M.Sc: 2009 - 2010.

    • Professional Accountant, Ak. CA.: 2009.

    • Graduate Taxation: 2009

  • University of Tanjungpura, Indonesia

    • Bachelor of Economics (Accounting), SE.: 2000- 2003.

Professional Membership
  • Association for Information Systems (2013-present).

  • Information Systems Audit and Control Association/ISACA (2013-present).

  • The Indonesian Institute of Accountants (2012-present).

  • Adult Education Professionalisation - Specialist Adult Educator (Curriculum Development) - Institute for Adult Learning, Singapore (2018 - 2021).

  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (2016-2021).

  • American Accounting Association (2015-2018).

Research Interests
  • Data Science and Analytics;

  • Digital Technologies Strategy;

  • FinTech & Regtech;

  • Distributed Ledger Technology/Blockchain;

  • Data Visualisation;

  • Data Governance;

  • Digital Transformation;

  • Accounting Information Systems;

  • IT-enabled Organizational Transformation;

  • Research Methods (Experimental Research, Survey Research, Secondary Data, Content Analysis, Literature Review, and Case Study)

  • Statistics (ANOVA, MANOVA, and Structural Equation Modeling)

  • fuzzy set Qualitative Comparative Analysis

Technical Skills
  • Data Analytics: Caseware IDEA, PowerBI, QlickSense, Tableau

  • Text Analytics: Leximancer, NVivo.

  • Statistical Packages: SmartPLS, SPSS, R.

  • Programming: Python and R

  • Research Applications: Qualtrics, Amazon Mechanical Turk, Mendeley, EndNote, Qiqqa, XMind.

  • Technology Enhanced Learning: Blackboard, Moodle, Learning Catalytics, Stormboard, Desire2Learn's Integrated Learning Platform, Adobe Connect, Moodle, Respondus, Edmodo.

  • Charting Applications: MS Visio, DIA. (Business Process Management Charting, Process Flow Diagram, Context Diagram, Flowchart).

  • Database Applications: OracleSQL; MongoDB; MySQL, Access.

  • Miscellaneous (Advanced Spreadsheet Analysis).


I have secured multiple grants from the Singapore Government (SGD 307,843.00 research grant. 20% – 30% of the grant was externally funded by industry and external institutions) and Australia Funding Institutions and Indonesian Companies (AUD 104,914.00) and Indonesian Institution (IDR 163,850,000.00) in data science and analytics and digital technologies area. The list is as follows:

  • Research Grant Bank Indonesia (co-PI). Research Team: Saru Arifin, Professor Novi Quadrianto. Governance, Ethical, Legal, and Social Impact of Algorithmic Systems in Finance: Risk Mitigation and Strengthening the Role of Financial Authorities in Payment Systems and Monetary Stability. Amount: IDR 150,000,000.00 (April 2023 - November 2024).

  • Unika Atmajaya Decentralized Research Grant (co-PI) in collaboration with an Indonesian Startup company. Research Team: Dr. Feliks P. Sejahtera Surbakti. Business Process Design and Analysis of Start-Up Companies Using Map and Business Process Matrix Method. Amount: IDR 13,850,000.00 (March 2023 - March 2024).

  • Contract Research in collaboration with Action Lab, Monash University. Research Team: Dr. M. Risqi Saputra. Inclusive Financial Services: Widening Access to Peer-to-Peer (P2P) Lending. Amount: AUD 33,000.00 (Jan 2023 - Dec 2023).

  • Monash Seed Grant (PI) in collaboration Action Lab, Monash University, and an Indonesian FIntech Company. Research Team: Dr. M Risqi Saputra, Dr. Sarah Gultom. Fintech for Social Impact: Improving Fintech Lending Capability for Financial Inclusion and Sustainability in Indonesia. Amount: AUD 18,000.00 (Aug 2022 - July 2023).

  • Monash Seed Grant (Co-PI). Research Team: Dr. Grace Wangge, Dr. Ika Idris, Dr. Jessica Watterson. Strengthening Digital Health Governance in Low and Middle Income Countries: Developing Models for Service-Level Data Consent in Indonesia. Amount: AUD 10,000.00 (Aug 2022 - July 2023).

  • Whyte Fund, Monash University (Co-PI). Research Team: Dr. Misita Anwar (PI). Understanding Farmers' Record-Keeping Practice to Support Decision Making Using Data-Driven Farming In Indonesia, Amount: AUD 43,914.00 (August 2022 to July 2023).

  • SIT Ignition Grant in collaboration with Home Team Science & Technology Agency; Allen & Gledhill LLP; University of Piraeus; and (Co-PI). Research Team: Dr. Purnima Murali Mohan (PI), and Dr. Peter Loh Kok Keong. An Online Blockchain Smart Contract Vulnerability Scanner, Amount: SGD 99,200.00 (2021-2021)

  • SIT Ignition Grant in collaboration with Crowdo Holdings Pte, Ltd. (Primary Investigator). Research Team: Co-PI Dr. Pearpilai Jutasompakorn, Dr. Lee Hwee Hoon, and Dr. Alex Qiang Chen. Crowdfunding Investors’ Behaviour: Characteristics and Decision Making, Amount: SGD 88,400.00 (2019 - 2021).

  • SIT Ignition Grant in collaboration with HANDS Enterprise Solutions, Singapore (Co-PI). Research Team: Dr. Michelle Zou Junqi (PI), Dr. Kevin Ow Yong Keng. Deployment of Data Analytics Models for Workforce and Project Management, Amount: SGD 92,043.00. (2019 - 2021).

  • SIT Seed Grant in collaboration with  Crowdo Holdings Pte, Ltd. (Co-PI). Research Team: Dr. Pearpilai Jutasompakorn (PI), and Dr. Vivek Balachandran. P2P and Crowdfunding: Credit score, Probability of Default Models and Machine Learning, Amount: SGD 4,920.00 (2019 - 2020).

  • SIT Seed Grant in collaboration with Baker Tilly Singapore (Co-PI). Research Team: Dr. Lim Chu Yeong (PI), Dr. Lu Liming, and Ms Wong Shin Ren. Scheduling System in an Accountancy and Business Advisory Firm, Amount: SGD 5,280.00 (2018 - 2019).

  • SIT Ignition Grant in collaboration with RSM Singapore & Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) (Co-PI). Research Team: Dr. Koh Sze Kee (PI), Dr. Lee Hwee Hoon, and Dr. Desi Arisandi. Data Analytics Adoption for Singapore Small Medium Enterprises, Amount: SGD 18,000.00 (2018 - 2020).

  • Chartered Accountant. Indonesian Institute of Accountants, License 11.D48107

Honors and Awards
  • Best Presenter at UQ Business School Research Students' Colloquium (July 2014).

  • UQ Business School PhD Research, Travel Grant, & Scholarship (2012 to 2014). Amount: AUD 21,000

  • Dean's Award for Excellence - the University of Gadjah Mada, Indonesia (April 2010).

  • Dean's Award for Excellence - the University of Tanjungpura, Indonesia (January 2004).

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