Dr Vishnu Juwono is an Assistant Professor in Public Administration at the Faculty of Administrative Science at University of Indonesia (FAS UI). He is also a researcher both in Collaborative Governance and Dynamic Public Service (CG-DPS) and Politics of Taxation, Welfare, and National Resilience (PolTax) research cluster in FAS UI. He has been the Head of Transformation, Risk Management, and Monitoring Evaluation Bureau in Universitas Indonesia since May 2020. Previously, he was a Coordinator for International Cooperation in FAS UI in July 2017 – May 2020. He was appointed as an Assistant Manager for Research, Publication and Public Service at FAS UI in December 2016 – July 2017. Initially, Dr Juwono had joined the University as a Head of Communication at Universitas Indonesia in 2009 – 2011, before he went to London for studying his PhD. He is also an editor for Indonesia accredited Academic Journal Matra Pembaruan, published by the Ministry of Home Affairs, Republic of Indonesia. 

He got his Doctoral of Philosophy degree (PhD) from the London School of Economics and Political Sciences (LSE), London, the United Kingdom, in September 2016 with a full scholarship from the Jardine Foundation, Hong Kong. His PhD thesis is on a political history of governance reform and anti-corruption initiatives in Indonesia, 1945 – 2014..

In October 2008 he pursued the post-graduate program in Diplomatic Studies at Queen Elizabeth House (QEH) and Trinity College, Oxford University, the United Kingdom.  He also received a Master of International Affairs (M.I.A.) degree in 2003, with a concentration in International Finance and Business from the School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA), Columbia University, New York and earned his Bachelor’s Degree (Sarjana Ekonomi) from the Faculty of Economics, the University of Indonesia (FEUI) in 1999. He used to be working as Governance Consultant in the World Bank Office Jakarta in 2005 – 2008 and was working for the International Monetary Fund (IMF) at the Executive Director of Southeast Asia Office in Washington D.C in 2004 – 2005.

He conducted his doctoral research in LSE as Visiting Fellow in Centre for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS), Jakarta, in October 2013 – December 2013, Visiting Affiliate in the Asia Research Institute (ARI), the National University of Singapore, Singapore, in January 2014 – March 2014 and Visiting Fellow in the Department of Political and Social Change (PSC) at the Australian National University (ANU) in September 2014. He was a Visiting Scholar in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, in May – June 2019.

Research Interests: governance, public policy, public administration, Indonesia politics, civil service reform, anti-corruption initiatives, political economy.

Contact: vjuwono@ui.ac.id.

Dr Vishnu Juwono adalah Dosen tetap Administrasi Publik dengan jabatan fungsional Lektor di Fakultas Ilmu Administrasi Universitas Indonesia (FIA UI).  Beliau juga peneliti di dua klaster riset yakni Collaborative Governance and Dynamic Public Services (CG-DPS) serta Politics of Taxation, Welfare and National Resilience (PolTax) di FIA UI. Selain itu ia juga menjabat sebagai Kepala Biro Transformasi, Manajemen Risiko dan Monitoring Evaluasi di Universitas Indonesia sejak Mei 2020. Sebelumnya di FIA UI sebagai Koordinator Kerjasama Internasional pada Juli 2017 – Mei 2020. Pada Desember 2016 – Juli 2017ditugaskan sebagai Asisten Manajer di bidang Riset, Publikasi dan Pelayanan Masyarakat di FIA UI. Pertama kali bergabung ke kampus sebagai Kepala Komunikasi Universitas Indonesia pada 2009 – 2011, sebelum melanjutkan studi doktoralnya ke London. Saat ini ia juga merupakan editor di Jurnal akademik Matra Pembaruan yang diterbitkan oleh Kementerian Dalam Negeri Republik Indonesia dan terakreditasi oleh Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia. 

Ia menyelesaikan studi doktoral dengan memperoleh gelar Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) dari London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE), London, Inggris Raya, pada bulan September 2016 dengan beasiswa penuh dari the Jardine Foundation, Hong Kong. Thesis doktoralnya mengenai sejarah politik dari Reformasi Tata Kelola dan Inisiatif Anti Korupsi di Indonesia pada tahun 1945 – 2014.

Pada tahun 1999 menyelesaikan studi S1 di Fakultas Ekonomi Universitas Indonesia (FEUI) dengan memperoleh gelar Sarjana Ekonomi (SE) di bidang Manajemen tahun 1999. Setelah lulus kuliah, ia langsung bekerja di PT. Danareksa Investment Management selama dua tahun di bagian Institutional Business Development.

Ia menyelesaikan program Master of International Affairs (MIA) dari School of International and Public Affairs (SIPA ), Columbia University, New York, Amerika Serikat pada tahun 2003. Setelah itu ia bekerja sebagai staf di kantor Executive Director for Southeast Asia Office, International Monetary Fund (IMF), Washington, DC, Amerika Serikat selama satu tahun hingga 2005.

Setelah kembali Ke Indonesia ia bekerja sebagai Governance Consultant di Kantor Bank Dunia di Jakarta karena tertarik pada isu-isu pembangunan, terutama masalah korupsi dan tata kelola pemerintahan. Kemudian pada bulan Oktober 2008 mengambil progam pasca sarjana dibidang Diplomatic Studies di Trinity College and Queens Elizabeth House (QEH), University of Oxford, Inggris Raya. Selain itu, bekerja sebagai Research Associate untuk Good Governance di Universitas Paramadina. Setelah menyelesaikan studinya di Inggris, sejak Agustus 2009 ia kembali ke alma maternya dan juga mengajar sebagai dosen tamu di Departemen Hubungan Internasional dan Departemen Kriminologi, Fakultas Ilmu Sosial dan Ilmu Politik Universitas Indonesia (FISIP UI).

Dalam melaksanakan riset doktoral di LSE ia menjadi Visiting Fellow di Centre for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), Jakarta, pada bulan Oktober 2013 – Desember 2013, sebagai Visiting Affiliate di the Asia Research Institute, the National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapura, pada bulan Januari 2014 – Maret 2014 dan Visiting Fellow pada bulan September 2014 di Departemen Politik dan Perubahan Sosial di the Australian National University (ANU). Pada bulan Mei – Juni 2019, ia menjadi Visiting Scholar di Faculty of Arts pada the University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia. 

Bidang riset:  tata kelola, kebijakan publik, administrasi publik, politik Indonesia, inisiatif anti korupsi, ekonomi politik.

Kontak: vjuwono@ui.ac.id.