Safendrri Komara Ragamustari, Ph.D.
Safendrri is a faculty member and the current director of the School of Government and Public Policy (SGPP) Indonesia. He got his Master's and Ph.D. from Kyoto University, majoring in Applied Life Sciences. He worked at the Research Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere, Kyoto University for two years, and went on to work for Amano Enzyme Inc., Japan as a researcher for another two. Since returning to Indonesia in 2015, aside from contributing to SGPP, he is also actively involved in homeschooling communities and other community empowerment efforts.
- Professional Activities
Researcher at the Research Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere, Kyoto University Researcher for Amano Enzyme Inc., Japan
- Areas of Expertise
Science Policy And Biodiversity Management
Safendrri Komara Ragamustari and Endang Sukara (2019) Strengthening the genetic diversity conservation narrative in Indonesia: Challenges and Prospects. Biodiversity and Conservation, 28(7): 1647-1665.
Safendrri Komara Ragamustari (2019, April 8) Leveraging jamu heritage using science and technology. The Jakarta Post (online version).
Safendrri Komara Ragamustari (2018, September 26) Converting unproductive lands into mines. The Jakarta Post.
Safendrri Komara Ragamustari (2018, August 4) Can we trust microbes to clean up our rivers? The Jakarta Post.
Safendrri Komara Ragamustari (2016, July 25) Enzymes to enhance global competitiveness. The Jakarta Post.
Safendrri Komara Ragamustari (2018, July 14) Make sure we benefit from our great genetic diversity. The Jakarta Post.
Safendrri Komara Ragamustari (2017, July 12) Using enzymatic technology to revitalize sugar industry. The Jakarta Post.
Safendrri Komara Ragamustari (2018, October 25) Cool leather without environmental impacts. The Jakarta Post.
Toshiaki Umezawa, Safendrri Komara Ragamustari, Eiichiro Ono, Masaomi Yamamura (2015) O-methyltransferases involved in lignan biosynthesis. Recent Adv Phytochem, 99-114.
Safendrri Komara Ragamustari, Masaomi Yamamura, Eiichiro Ono, Takefumi Hattori, Shiro Suzuki, Toshiaki Umezawa (2014). Substrate-enantiomer selectivity of matairesinol O-methyltransferases. Plant Biotech, 31: 257-267.