Education and Academic Experiences
He completed his Bachelor of Engineering, Master of Engineering, and Doctor of Geotechnical Engineering from the Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Gadjah Mada University. Furthermore, His vast experiences is shared to the young and aspiring engineers by acting as visiting lecturer in Geotechnical Engineering at the Postgraduate School of the Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB), University of Indonesia (UI), Parahyangan University (UNPAR), and Riau Islamic University (UIR).
He currently serves as a member and also committee member of several organizations such as HATTI (Indonesian Soil Engineering Expert Association), KNI-BB (Indonesian National Committee for Large Dams), PusGen (National Center for Earthquake Studies), ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers), ASTM (American Society for Testing Materials), IGS ((International Geosynthetics Society), SEAGS (South East Asian Geotechnical Society), and ISSMGE (International Society of Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering), ICOLD (International Committee on Large Dams), and GEER (Geotechnical Extreme Events Research). He also serves as a member of Indonesia’s Dam Safety Commision (Komisi Keamanan Bendungan / KKB) from 2018-2019.