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

  • 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 SGD 307,843.00 research grant (20% – 30% of the grant was externally funded by industry and external institutions) in data science and analytics, and digital technologies areas. The list is as follow:

  • 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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