Director

Director

Research Interests

Political party, Election, democracy, Islam and politics

 

Language Proficiency

  • Bahasa Indonesia – Mother tongue
  • English – Fluent
  • Arabic – Intermediate
  • German – Basic (A1)
  • Javanese – Reasonable

 

Formal Education

2014-2017 Doctoral Degree (Dr. phil.) in Political Science, TU Dortmund University, Germany Sponsored by DIKTI – Republic of Indonesia  
2008-2011 Master of Art (MA) in Political Science, Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia
2003-2007 Bachelor of Art (BA), Universitas Islam Negeri Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta, Indonesia

 

Teaching Subjects

1. Political Parties
2. Electoral Governance
3. Legislative Process
4. Qualitative Research

 

Visiting Professor & Grant/Award

2018 Visiting Professor in Global Studies, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Barcelona, Spain. Hosted by Department of Humanities UPF. Funding was granted by Erasmus+ on the Program of Staff Mobility, 28 April – 11 May 2018.
2018 Adjunct Assistant Professor at the Department of Financial and Economic Law, Asia University, Taiwan, for the period of 1st February 2018 – 31 July 2018.
2015 Honorable Mention, the Best Category for Doctoral Dissertation Proposal, Mizan Scholarship 2015
2014 BPPLN Dikti Scholarship for PhD student, Kemenristekdikti Republic of Indonesia

 

List of Selected Scientific Publications

Books
2018 Al-Hamdi, Ridho. Islam dan Politik di Indonesia: Pemikiran Muslim Modernis Pasca Orde Baru. Yogyakarta: Calpulis.
2017 Al-Hamdi, Ridho. Indonesian Political Ideology: Political Parties and Local Governance in Yogyakarta 1998-2015, Baden-Baden, Germany: Tectum Verlag

URL: http://www.tectum-verlag.de/indonesian-political-ideology.html

2013 Al-Hamdi, Ridho. Partai politik Islam: Teori dan praktik di Indonesia. Yogyakarta: Graha Ilmu

URL: http://grahailmu.co.id/index/buku/detil/0/1/16/64/buku1067.html

Chapters in books
2018 Al-Hamdi, Ridho. “How Do Islam and Good Governance Address Public Issues? A Comparative View in the Case of Poverty and Corruption”, in Dyah Mutiarin, Ridho Al-Hamdi, Isnaeni Muallidin, Queeny (Eds.), Democratic Governance: Local Politics and Public Management Issues in Indonesia. Yogyakarta: MIP UMY, JIP UMY and Buku Litera
Articles in Journals
2017 Al-Hamdi, Ridho. “Moving towards a Normalised Path: Political Islam in Contemporary Indonesia”, Jurnal Studi Pemerintahan, Vol. 8 No. I February 2017, pp. 48-78

URL: http://journal.umy.ac.id/index.php/jsp/article/view/2663

2017 Al-Hamdi, Ridho. 2017. “Ketika Sekolah Menjadi Penjara: Membongkar Dilema Pendidikan Masyarakat Modern”, The Journal of Society & Media, Vol. 1 No. 1, pp. 11-34.

URL: https://journal.unesa.ac.id/index.php/jsm/issue/view/126

2015 Al-Hamdi, Ridho. “Coping with Religious Tolerance and Gender Equality: Comparing Islam and Good Governance Perspectives” in Indonesian Journal of Islam and Muslim Societies, Volume 5, Number 2, pp. 163-193
2015 Al-Hamdi, Ridho. “The Jakarta Charter in post-Soeharto Indonesia: Political thoughts of the elites in Muhammadiyah” Jurnal Masyarakat Indonesia, Volume 41, Number 01, June, pp. 43-56.
2014 Al-Hamdi, Ridho, et.al. “The perception of young voters towards the integrity of the 2014 election: A survey in special region of Yogyakarta” in Journal of Government and Politics, Volume 5, Number 1, February, pp. 104-113
2013 Al-Hamdi, Ridho. “Islam and politics: Political attitudes of the elites in Muhammadiyah 1998-2010” in Indonesian Journal of Islam and Muslim Societies, Volume 3, Number 2, December, pp. 267-290
2012 Al-Hamdi, Ridho. “Dinamika Islam dan politik elite-elite Muhammadiyah periode 1998-2010” in Jurnal Studi Pemerintahan, Volume 3, Nomor 1, February, pp. 161-196
2011 Al-Hamdi, Ridho. “Pseudo civilization dan label Indonesia: Meneropong dinamika politik Indonesia mutakhir” in Jurnal Hikma, Volume 1, Number 1, July-December, pp. 8-26
2011 Al-Hamdi, Ridho. “Praktek demokrasi lokal di Indonesia: Studi kasus di Kabupaten Lampung Tengah” in Jurnal Studi Pemerintahan, Volume 2, Nomor 2, August, pp. 331-352

 

International Conferences/Seminars

2018 Invited Speaker at the Academic Seminar in Global Studies held by Department of Humanities, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Barcelona, Spain, 3 May 2018 in Room 40. The entitled topic is on “Democracy and Islam: Unfinished Discourse”.
2018 Invited Speaker at the International Research Collaboration Seminar in Asia University, Taichung, Taiwan, 23 April 2018. The paper is on “Crowdsourcing Model of Social Media in Asian Cities: Comparing between Indonesia’s Surabaya and Taiwan’s Taipei“, hosted by Department of Financial and Economic Law, Asia University.
2018 Keynote Speaker at the 2018 International Seminar on Development Studies: Development for Sustainability and Livability, 26 March 2018 at UUM Convention Centre, Malaysia. The paper is on “Well-applied Local Governance in Indonesia: An Experience of Yogyakarta Municipality”, hosted by School of Government, Universiti Utara Malaysia.
2017 Invited Speaker at the International Seminar on Comparative Study on Current Social Political Issues in Southeast Asia. The paper is on “The Trajectory of Democracy in Southeast Asia: Two Decades in Indonesia 1998-2016”. It is a collaborative event between Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta and Universiti Utara Malaysia, held in Ruang Amphitheater Gedung Pascasarjana, Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta, 18 October 2017.
2016 Paper Presenter on “The Well-implemented Local Governance in Indonesia: An Experience of Yogyakarta Municipality” at the International Conference of Integrated Intellectual Community (ICONIC): Industrial Revival: Optimizing Strategy on Business, Government and Education, 29-30 October 2016 at Technische Universität Hamburg-Harburg, Hamburg, Germany.
2015 Invited Speaker at the International Seminar on the Challenges and Opportunities of AEC for ASEAN Community, Lesson Learned between Malaysia and Indonesia. The paper is on “The Challenges and Opportunities of Asean Economic Community for Indonesia”, held in Ruang Amphitheater Gedung Pascasarjana, Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta, 7 November 2015.
2015 Paper Presenter on “Towards A Normalised Path: Political Islam in Contemporary Indonesia” at the International Conference on Green and Clean Politics (ICGCP), 29-30 October 2015 at School of Administrative Studies, Maejo University, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
2015 Paper Presenter on “Towards A Normalised Path: Political Islam in Contemporary Indonesia” at the International Conference on Public Organization (ICONPO) V: Asean Integration: Opportunities and Challenges, 27-28 August 2015 at de Ateneo Davao University, Davao City, Philippines. Hosted by Mindanao State University Illigan Institute of Technology (MSU IIT).
2014 Paper Presenter on “The Jakarta Charter in Post-Soeharto Indonesia: Political Thoughts of the Elites in Muhammadiyah” at the International Conference on Public Organization (ICONPO) IV: Social Enterprenership Driving Sustainable Change Beyond the Millenium, 25-26 August 2014 at Quality Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Hosted by School of Government COLGIS Universiti Utara Malaysia.