Ahmad Raf’ie Pratama is an Assistant Professor at Universitas Islam Indonesia, Department of Informatics where he is currently acting as the Secretary of the Department.
He earned his Ph.D. in Technology, Policy, and Innovation in 2019 from Stony Brook University, the State University of New York in the USA with a Fulbright scholarship while also taking some courses at New York University and Teachers College, Columbia University under Inter-University Doctoral Consortium. Previously, he earned his Master’s degree from Monash University, Australia in 2011 and his Bachelor’s degree from Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia in 2008. His research interests are mainly related to information technology -in particular, mobile technology- and society, ranging from m-learning, m-commerce, mobile apps and social media, mobile games, and mobile device security. He combines traditional research methods with computational and data science approaches to help bridge computer science/information technology and social sciences.
Outside of academia, he loves swimming, watching movies in theatres, binge watching shows on Netflix and Disney+, reading Wikipedia and comics or manga, cheering for AC Milan, and playing Beat Saber on Oculus or Sid Meier’s Civilization VI on Steam in his spare time.