Lolita Deby Mahendra P
Samaun Hi Laha
Persistence to study can always overcome the limitations of a person. This has been proven by alumni of Master of Political Science UMY, Irawansyah. Who despite coming from a family who can not afford and have been abandoned by both parents, do not discourage Irawansyah to carry S2 studies at UMY to graduate with cum laude predicate. Irawansyah persistence, students from Sumbawa is able to get a scholarship Jusuf Kalla School of Government (JKSG) UMY who to be able to finish master’s degree at UMY for 2.5 years. In addition to his active master’s education, He is also an active staff working at JKSG UMY.
Iqbal Aidar Idrus
Laeli Nur Khanifah
Enrique B. Batara
Enrique B. Batara, or “Iking”, as he usually likes to be called, teaches Political Science at the Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU-IIT), in the Philippines. He holds degrees in Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Master of Arts in Philippine Studies. Having written and co-written researches mostly on policy-making and policy implementation, Iking has presented several papers in international conferences, in some of which he has also acted as facilitator/moderator. Driven by his passion for knowledge and inspired by the discipline he has chosen, he has sought and gained admission to the Doctor in Political Science program of the Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta through the Jusuf Kalla School of Government scholarship program. This is firmly founded on his belief that pursuing post-graduate studies in Indonesia, in UMY particularly, brings in different, fresh and interesting perspectives of the world. Indeed, these were experienced by him under the tutelage of world-class lecturers and mentors.
Hazel D. Jovita
Hazel D. Jovita is a faculty in the Department of Political Science, Mindanao State University – Iligan Institute of Technology (MSU-IIT) since 2011. She took her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science (2009) and Masters in Public Administration in Mindanao State University – Main Campus (2012). Her theses were about political dynamics and organizational management. In 2013 until 2015, she was designated as the Head of the Center for Local Governance Studies under MSU-IIT’s Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension (OVCRE). Currently, she is enrolled in the Doctoral Program of Political Islam – Political Science in Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta and enjoys the academic scholarship granted by the Jusuf Kalla School of Government.
Queenie Pearl V. Tomaro
Queenie Pearl V. Tomaro is a graduate of Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Magna Cum Laude from Mindano State University- Iligan Institute of Technology, Iligan City, Philippines. She was awarded with the Department of Political Science of MSU-IIT with the Department Best Thesis Award and the Department Leadership Award. This thesis mentioned was presented during an International Conference on Public Organizations VI in Thammasat University, Bangkok, Thailand. She was an awardee of the Nation-wide Gerry Roxas Leadership Award (2012). Currently, She is a recipient of the Jusuf Kalla School of Government Academic Scholarship which provides an avenue for her to pursue her Master’s degree in Public Administration in Universitas Mumammadiyah Yogyakarta.
Chanda Pearl B. Simeon
Chanda Pearl B. Simeon holds a Master’s Degree in History from the Mindanao State University – Iligan Institute of Technology, Philippines where she also obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science (cum laude). Having written and presented researches on gender and development, she is currently pursuing her doctorate studies in the same field of interest in the Doctoral Program of Political Islam – Political Science in Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta under the Jusuf Kalla School of Government academic scholarship.
Aulia Nur Kasiwi
Aulia Nur Kasiwi is a graduate of Department of Government Affairs and Administration (Cum Laude) in Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta, Indonesia. She was get a fellowship for her thesis research. She is a delegation of Indonesia in Asia Pasific Future Leader in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia 2016 and as a member of StudEc on period 2016-2017. Currently, she is a recipient of the Jusuf Kalla School of Government Academic Scholarship Which Provides an avenue for her to pursue her Master’s degree in Magister of Government Affairs and Administration in Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta.
Yasmira P. Moner
Yasmira P. Moner, a Muslim Filipina whose passion for teaching, research and community involvement paved her way to be one of the lecturers of the Political Science department of Iligan Institute of Technology-Mindanao State University, Iligan City, Philippines. As a JKSG scholar, I am very grateful to be granted scholarship by the Jusuf Kalla School of Government (JKSG) which enabled me to pursue my Masters in Government Affairs and Administration (MIP) at Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta (UMY) considered to be among the top-performing Universities in Indonesia and internationally accredited by the Asia Pacific Society of Public Affairs (APSPA).
Ajree D. Malawani holds a degree in Master of Public Administration major in Organization and Management, having written and co-written researches mostly on policy-making. Hence, all researches were presented in international conferences by her. Currently, Ms. Malawani is enrolled in the Doctoral Program of Political Islam – Political Science in Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta and enjoys the academic scholarship granted by the Jusuf Kalla School of Government.
Christine B Tenorio, 23 years of age, is a Filipino born and raised in the Philippines. Studying abroad was difficult for her family, but she insisted as she firmly believes that it is an opportunity that cannot be neglected. Christine finished her Bachelor of Arts major in Political Science at La Salle University, Ozamiz City. Christine took Political Science as a preparatory course to pursue her father's dream for her to become a lawyer. However, Christine realised that the field of Political Science was not just a preparatory course for law school but open a lot of opportunities to be close to the reality of the government, society and people. As she believes that teacher is also her calling, she took 18 units of Professional Education subjects. After which, Christine pursued Master of Public Administration ar Mindanao State University - Iligan Institute of Technology to have a deeper understanding of how the government functions.
After finishing her Master's degree, Christine taught at La Salle University and University of Science and Technology of Southern Philippines as Political Science Instructor. As according to her, the teaching experience developed her to strive learning for her to share her knowledge towards everybody not just for a student. Christine has presented research papers in both national and international conferences. Her research focus is citizen participation in policy-making, which she found out to be missing in policy planning, implementation, and evaluation. Thus, she is looking forward to the new chapter of her life at Yogyakarta as a PhD student of Universitas Muhammadiyah Yogyakarta under the doctoral program of Political Science.