Indonesian Embassy in Washington, D.C. through the Education and Culture Attache in collaboration with with Ministry of Education and Culture, the Republic of Indonesia; the LPDP (Indonesian Endowment Fund for Education) of the Ministry of Finance and the Indonesian State Higher Education Chancellor Council (MRPTNI) held the webinar, namely US-Indonesia Research and Education Collaboration (or abbreviated as USIND-REC), activities in the context of enhancing research and education collaboration between universities in the United States (US) and Indonesia; and increasing the interest of Indonesians to study in master’s and doctoral programs with scholarships.


US – Indonesian Research & Education Collaboration – Fields of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math)


US Time                 : Tuesday, 1 December 2020, pk. 20.00 – 21.30 PM EST

Indonesia Time     : Wednesday, 2 December 2020, pk. 08.00 – 09.30 WIB


Recorded event of USIND-REC-1 can be accessed at the following link:


Session Chair,

Prof. Popy Rufaidah

Attache of the Education and Culture, Indonesian Embassy, Washington, DC



Prof. Nizam

Director General of Higher Education, Ministry of Education and Culture Republic of Indonesia


Rionald Silaban, SH, LLM

Director LPDP

Ministry of Finance


Prof. Jamal Wiwoho

Chairman, Council of Rector of Indonesia State Universities (MRPTNI)



Prof. Katherine Ankerson

College of Architecture University of Nebraska

Jennifer L. Miskimins, Ph.D, PE

Dept. of Petroleum Engineering Colorado School of Mines


Hiroki Sone, Ph.D

School of Geological Engineering

University of Wisconsin-Madison


Prof. Santosh Devasia

Mechanical Engineering Dept.

University of Washington, Seatlle


Dr. David R. Scheineder

  1. Eng Studies in System

Engineering Cornell University


Stefan Rothenburg, MD, Ph.D

School of Medicine

University of California, Davis


Prof. Jon Macy, Ph.D, MPH

School of Public Health Indiana University Bloomington


Dr. Susan Carvalho

Graduate School (Chemistry and Biochemistry)

The University of Alabama


Ms. Jilian Collins

Public Veterinary University of Missouri


Prof. Kyoungjin J. Yoon

College of Veterinary Medicin,  lowa State University