Indra Yohanes Kiling  

Affiliation: Associate Research Fellow  at IRGSC;Co-founder of BUNGA Research Community

Interests: Child psychology, disability psychology, community psychology.

Email: iykiling a tgmail.com or atyahoo.com

Education
2015 - finish        PhD Student,  School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia.
2010 – 2011         Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from Gadjah Mada University (GMU), Sleman, Yogyakarta Province, Indonesia
2006 – 2010         Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Satya Wacana Christian University (SWCU), Salatiga, Central Java Province, Indonesia

Awards

2014        Indonesian Education Scholarship from LPDP (Indonesian Endowment Fund for Education) for Ph.D program at Adelaide University, Australia.
2011        Fastest Graduate (15 months) of Clinical Psychology Magister Program, GMU on year 2011.
2010        Quarter-finalist at BATIC Psychodebate, Psychology Faculty Universitas Pelita Harapan Karawaci, Indonesia.
2009        Runner-up at National Debate Competition, Scientific Time of Psychology, Psychology Faculty Universitas Surabaya, Indonesia.
2009        Semi-finalist at Psycholympic, Scientific Time of Psychology, Psychology Faculty Universitas Surabaya, Indonesia.
2006        2nd place in SWCU Psychology Faculty Entry Exam. Receiving Scholarship (no entry fee paid).
2006        One of the highest score for English National Final Exam at Sekolah Lanjutan Advent Senior High School (9,80 out of 10), Minahasa, Indonesia.
2002        2nd highest score for Junior High School National Final Exam at Langowan sub-district.
1998        Champion of Computer Skills Competition held at St. Yusup Elementary School, Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia.

Work experience
  • Since 2014: Co-founder, Researcher, Writer and Trainer in BUNGA Community (child-focused scientific community). Kupang. [Conducted child-related researches,
    producing scientific and scientific-popular articles, facilitator for various trainings in Kupang and Sumba]
  • Since 2014 :  Associate Research Fellow at IRGSC (Institute of Resource Governance and Social Change) East Nusa Tenggara. - Involvement: Publication of
    Human Trafficking Report in East Nusa Tenggara.
  • March 2014 – October 2014         Contract lecturer at Faculty of Medicine, Nusa Cendana University (Undana), Kupang, East Nusa Tenggara Province, Indonesia.
  • March 2014 – October 2014         Secretary of Human and Learning Resources Section, Medical Education Unit at Faculty of Medicine, Undana.
  • March 2014 – October 2014         Counselor for Medicine Faculty students, Undana.
  • 2012 – 2014         Community Development Coordinator for Wahana Visi Indonesia (World Vision Indonesia) at East Sumba District, East Nusa Tenggara Province,
    Indonesia. [Facilitated community to independently found and run 17 ECCD post in 4 villages;  Developed a new and more integrated cadre system that increased
    overall effectiveness of program execution in the field, and succesfully advocated 2013 Musrenbangcam (sub-district development planning meeting) process in
    Pinupahar sub-district so that more funds get allocated for fulfillment of children rights; Facilitated a Special Education School in Waingapu, East Sumba by providing
    trainings and seminars to enhance their overall services.
  • 2012        Development Facilitator Management Trainee for World Vision Indonesia at Sigi District, Central Sulawesi Province, Indonesia.
  • 2008 – 2012         Facilitator of Basic and Pre-Basic Leadership Training for SWCU Students.

Selected Research Experience

  • Co-Investigator (2014). Human Trafficking Report. Research Action by IRGSC to fight human trafficking practices in East Nusa Tenggara. Kupang, Indonesia.
  • Co-Investigator. (2014). Intercultural Peer E-Learning in Global Health. Collaboration research between Undana and University of Tasmania, Australia.
  • Co-Investigator. (2014). Learning Skill dan Information Technology Block Development (in Bahasa Indonesia). Grant from Undana Medicine Faculty. Kupang,
    Indonesia.
  • Co-Investigator. (2014). Description of Communication Skill of Early Age Children with Emotional Disorder at East Nusa Tenggara (in Bahasa Indonesia). Not Yet
    Published.
  • Co-Investigator. (2014 – current). Description of Parent’s Support to Children With Disability (in Bahasa Indonesia). Ongoing independent research.
  • Research assistant for Wahana Visi Indonesia mid-term “INFOCUS” project evaluation research. June 2013. East Sumba, Indonesia.
  • The Internal and External Factor of Quality of Life of Elderlies (in Bahasa Indonesia). Thesis for Master Degree. Yogyakarta: Gadjah Mada University.
  • Relationship of Organisational Culture and Organisational Motivation of Faculty Student Senator Fungsionaries (in Bahasa Indonesia). Thesis for Bachelor Degree.
    Salatiga: Satya Wacana Christian University.

Publication
  • Bunga, B. N., & Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Improving Empathy using Story-telling with Puppet for Early Age Children at Lentera Learning Centre (in Bahasa Indonesia). In
    Press at Jurnal INSTITUTIO.
  • Kiling, I. Y., & Bunga, B. N. (2014). Potency of Mental Disorders in Slaves Children at East Sumba (in Bahasa Indonesia). In Press at Cendana Medical Jour
  • Kiling, I. Y., & Bunga, B. N. (2014). Perception of Foster Children to the Work Commitment of Foster Mother at Pintu Pengharapan Orphanage (in Bahas Indonesia).
    Jurnal Transformatif Undana.
  • Kiling, I. Y., & Bunga, B. N. (2014). Career and Self-Awareness Counseling as a Potential Solution for Student’s Debilitating Anxiety (in Bahasa Indonesia). Jurnal
    Transformatif Undana.
  • Kiling, I. Y., & Bunga, B. N. (2013). The Rejection of Modernisation by Baduy Dalam Tribe and Amish Cult: Potency of Schizoid (in Bahasa Indonesia). In Press at
    Public Health Media Undana.
  • Due, R.A., Bunga, B. N., & Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Description of Play Pattern of Early Age Children with Mental Retardation at East Nusa Tenggara (in Bahasa Indonesia).
    Jurnal Transformatif Undana.
  • Ganur, M. H., Bunga, B. N., & Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Description of Communication Skill of Early Age Children with Hearing Difficulty at East Nusa Tenggara (in Bahasa
    Indonesia). Jurnal Transformatif Undana.

Conference paper
  • Kiling, I. Y., & Bunga, B. N. (2014). Positive Parenting Urgency at East Sumba (in Bahasa Indonesia). Family Resiliency as a Nation’s Asset National Seminar.
    Universitas Merdeka Malang, Indonesia.
  • Banoet, J., Bunga, B. N., & Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Description of Prosocial Skill of Early Age Children with Emotional Disorder at East Nusa Tenggara (in Bahasa
    Indonesia). Accepted at WALS International Conference, UPI Bandung.
  • Kiling, I. Y. & Bunga, B. N. (2014). Violence Complexity to Girls of Ata Caste at East Sumba (in Bahasa Indonesia). East Indonesia National Seminar. Atma Jaya
    University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.
  • Ngawas, K. W. H., Kiling, I. Y., & Bunga, B. N. (2014). Description of Prosocial Skill of Early Age Children with Mental Retardation at East Nusa Tenggara (in Bahasa
    Indonesia). ICECE International Conference, UPI Bandung.
  • Halla, O., Kiling, I. Y., and Bunga, B. N. (2014). Description of Communication Skill of Early Age Children with Emotional Disorder at East Nusa Tenggara (in Bahasa
    Indonesia). ICECE International Conference, UPI Bandung.


Op-Eds and media articles
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Inclusive ECCD: Between Denial and Dependency to Virtual Game (in Bahasa Indonesia). Satutimor.com. 7 September 2014. Kupang, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Nusantara Spirituality (in Bahasa Indonesia). Waingapu.com. 21 August 2014. East Sumba, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Waiting for The Best Academic Leader from East Nusa Tenggara (in Bahasa Indonesia). Timor Express. 2 August 2014, Kupang, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Mind Injury of the Conflict-Victim Children (in Bahasa Indonesia). Waingapu.com. 3 August 2014. East Sumba, Indonesia.  
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Child-Friendly East Nusa Tenggara for a Child-Friendly Indonesia (in Bahasa Indonesia). Waingapu.com. 24 July 2014. East Sumba, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Problems in Recruiting and Orientating New Students in East Nusa Tenggara (in Bahasa Indonesia). Timor Express. 22 July 2014. Kupang,
Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Parents: Model of Youngsters. (in Bahasa Indonesia). Waingapu.com. 18 July 2014. East Sumba, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Social (In)equalities for all children in NTT (in Bahasa Indonesia). Waingapu.com. 17 July 2014. East Sumba, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Inclusive Education in East Nusa Tenggara (in Bahasa Indonesia). Timor Express. 10 July 2014. Kupang, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Children ‘Fiesta’: A Note to Children National Day 2014 (in Bahasa Indonesia). Waingapu.com. East Sumba, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Fangless Labor of Child Protection in East Sumba (in Bahasa Indonesia). Waingapu.com. 5 June 2014. East Sumba, Indonesia.  
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). The Fifth Indonesian Moral Principle: Homework of East Sumba’s New Legislator (in Bahasa Indonesia). Waingapu.com (East Sumba local online
news media). 31 May 2014. East Sumba, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y., Mbete, B., & Sembong, A. R. (2014). The Big Dream from a Small Leader (in Bahasa Indonesia). Article for Wahana Visi Indonesia Communication
Department. March 2014. Jakarta, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). ECCD Movement: Public Effort for Sumba’s Future (in Bahasa Indonesia). Waingapu.com (East Sumba local online news media). February 2014.
East Sumba,Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). At The Tip of Fist, Lies Prisoners List. Abstract for Wahana Visi Indonesia 2014 Annual Operations Forum abstract call. January 2014. East Sumba,
Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2014). Tree is The New Currency! Abstract for Wahana Visi Indonesia 2014 Annual Operations Forum abstract call. Selected as one of 16 best abstracts to
be presented in the Forum. January 2014. Bandung, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y., & Sihombing, D. R. (2014). When the Children Act, Let The World React. Abstract for Wahana Visi Indonesia 2014 Annual Operation Forum absctract call.
January 2014. East Sumba, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2013). East Sumba Children Forum as an Organisation to Fulfill Children Participation Right (in Bahasa Indonesia). Waingapu.com (East Sumba local
online news media). December 2013. East Sumba, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2013). When the Children of East Sumba are Debating (in Bahasa Indonesia). Waingapu.com (East Sumba local online news media). July 2013. East
Sumba, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2013). Child Trafficking: Awareness Urgency for All (in Bahasa Indonesia). Waingapu.com (East Sumba local online news media). July 2013. East Sumba,
Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2013). Early Age Education or Early Age Destruction? (in Bahasa Indonesia). Lentera Newspaper (East Sumba local newspaper). June 2013 Edition. East
Sumba, Indonesia.
Kiling, I. Y. (2013). Natural Disaster at Pinupahar (in Bahasa Indonesia). Lentera Newspaper (East Sumba local newspaper). June 2013 Edition. East Sumba,
Indonesia.

Volunteer experience
  • 2014 – current         Researcher and Social Worker in Pembina Special Education School in Kupang.
  • 2012 – 2014        English and Leadership Teacher for various children groups (Gloria children group, Tawui village; Kilo 8 children group, Kambajawa village;  Na
    Anamu children group, Waingapu) at East Sumba.
  • 2012        English teacher at Balane village’s children group, Sigi.
  • 2011        Volunteered for counseling in Salib Putih Nursing Home, Salatiga.
  • 2010        Facilitator of mental and personality development for children with special needs at Tingkir Special Education School, Salatiga.
  • 2008 – 2009         Co-initiator and teacher of personality development and various life-skills for children with disabilities at Pintu Pengharapan Orphanage, Surakarta.
  • 2007 – 2009          Leader of Psychology Social Services Group served at Bakti Luhur Orphanage for children with disabilities, Salatiga.


Professional Development
2014        “Research Methodology and Reviewing Research Proposal” Training at Research Insitute Undana, Kupang.
2014        In House Training “Enhancing Character Education’s Quality” at Undana, Kupang.
2014        “Producing Scientific Article” Training and Workshop for Undana Lecturers, Kupang.
2014        “2013 Curriculum Implementation” Seminar at Kupang.
2014        “Student-Centered Learning Method” Seminar for Undana Lecturers, Kupang.
2013        “Child Protection” Seminar at Waingapu, East Sumba.
2012        “Educate without Violence” Seminar at Waingapu, East Sumba.
2012        ARNEC International Conference about ECCD in Jakarta.
2012        “Child Protection Law no. 23 year 2002” Seminar at East Sumba.
2012        Personal Security Online Training by World Vision, receiving Gold Certificate.
2012        Haggai Institute Leadership Training at Waingapu, East Sumba.
2012        Children Facilitator Training by Sutra Foundation at Hahar and Tabundung, East Sumba.
2011        “Gateway to Germany and German Language Short Course” Seminar at GMU.
2011        Group Research Presenter at Seminar “Integrated Course Research Results” at GMU.
2010        “Urban Development” Seminar at SWCU.
2010        “Development of Universities in Indonesia” at SWCU.
2010        “Know and Educate Children with Special Needs: Autism and ADD” Seminar at SWCU.
2009        “Violence in Interpersonal Relationship” Seminar at SWCU.
2009        “Behind Bachelor’s Curtain” Seminar at SWCU.
2009        “Improving Quality Life of Marginalized People” Seminar at SWCU.
2009        Psycho-Site “Grafology” Seminar at SWCU.
2009        Psycho-Site “Neurology” Seminar at SWCU.
2009        “Star Learning” Seminar at SWCU.
2008        Field Study Industrial and Organization Psychology at PT. Coca Cola Bottling Indonesia, Ungaran, Central Java.
2008        “The Effect from Construction of Muria Nuclear Power Reactor” Seminar at Kampoeng Percik, Salatiga.
2008        “Undergraduate Student as a Success Deciding Factor in Central Java Governor Election 2008” Seminar at Kopeng, Central Java.
2008        “Presentation Skill” Seminar at SWCU.
2008        Training of Trainers for Pre-Basic Leadership Training at SWCU.
2008        “Professional Behavior to Achieve Success” Training at Kopeng.
2008        National Advance Student Leadership Training at Bina Darma Foundation, Salatiga.
2008        Intermediate Leadership Training for SWCU Students.
2008        Basic Leadership Training for Psychology SWCU Students.
2008        Psychology SWCU Student Leadership Outbound Training at Kopeng.
2007        Field Study Abnormal Psychology at Grhasia Mental Hospital, Yogyakarta.
2006        Field Study Special Education Psychology at SLB Don Bosco, Wonosobo, Central Java.
2001         General English Course at Surabaya.


ORGANIZATION & SCIENTIFIC-POPULAR ACTIVITIES

Year        Description
2014 – current         Member of Indonesian Society of Psychology (HIMPSI).
2014        Member of Undana Medicine Faculty’s Quality Control Unit.
2014        Task Force member of Undana Medicine Faculty’s Annual Budget
Compiler.
2014        Task Force member of Undana Medicine Faculty’s Accreditation
Admission Filling.
2013        Head of Adjudicators in East Sumba Children Debate Competition.
2013 – current         Member of ARNEC (Asia-Pacific Regional Network for Early Childhood), Singapore.
2013 – 2014         Member of Sumba JOY Christian Community.
2013        Honorary member (consultant) of East Sumba Child Protection Institute (Lembaga Perlindungan Anak).
2013        Vice-Head of Government’s National Children Day event committee at East Sumba.
2011        Mentor of SWCU debate team in preparation for Psychology National Debate Competition at Airlangga University, Surabaya. The team reached semi-final.
2011        Support team (data and research team) of SWCU debate team in preparation for Psychology National Debate Competition at University of Soegijapranata,
Semarang, Central Java. The team finished as runner-up.
2008 – 2010         Member of “Jiwo” Theater Group Psychology SWCU.
2008 – 2010          Initiator and member of Christian Psychology Community, Psychology SWCU.
2009        Co-initiator of Metamorphosis Bulletin, Psychology SWCU.
2009        SWCU Delegate in Central Java Student Executive Bodies Consolidation 2009 at Wonosobo.
2008 – 2009         Member of SWCU Psychology Faculty’s Senate.
2008 – 2009         General Head of Student Senate, Psychology SWCU. Responsible person for 22 student activities.
2008        SWCU Delegate in Central Java Student Executive Bodies Consolidation 2008 at Kopeng.
2007 – 2008         Vice-Head of Pinaesaan Salatiga (Minahasa Etnic Student Group).