C o m m u n i t y


A highly distinguished and diverse faculty

In order to guarantee that the programs offered at the School of Government and Public Policy (SGPP-Indonesia) are internationally valid as well as regionally focused, the recruitment policy of the school's faculty draws equally on distinguished foreign and Indonesian academics, lecturers, and practitioners to form a truly interdisciplinary, professionally, and culturally diverse faculty.

Erhard Friedberg  |  Full Professor
Area Head of Organization and Bargaining
Sociology of Collective Action

Erhard Friedberg is Austrian. He has had a long experience in directing and developing advanced research and teaching institutions. From 1992 to 2007, he was the director of the Center for the Sociology of Organizations in Paris, which is the cradle of the French School of Organizational Analysis. From 1992 to 2006, he was the director of a graduate degree program in Organizational Analysis at Sciences Po Paris, and from 2006 until 2012, he has been the co-founder and then director of the Master’s in Public Affairs at Sciences Po, a member of the Global Public Policy Network (GPPN) linking innovative graduate policy-programs in the US, Europe, Asia, and Latin America.

Mary E. Hilderbrand  |  Associate Professor
Governance and Policy Process

Mary E. Hilderbrand is American. She has spent most of her career to this point at Harvard University. Currently an Associate at the Center for International Development at Harvard, she spent 12 years as a Fellow in the International Development at the John F. Kennedy School of Government. She has directed a number of Harvard Kennedy School projects relating to capacity building and assistance to higher education institutions in developing countries, especially in support of professional public policy and management education.

N. Hassan Wirajuda  |  Visiting Professor
Law and International relations

Dr. N. Hassan Wirajuda is Indonesian.  He was the Foreign Minister of Indonesia from 2001 to 2009. Currently he is member of the Council of Presidential Advisors of the Republic of Indonesia and the editor-in chief of Strategic Review. The Indonesian Journal of Leadership, Policy and World Affairs.  He is also patron to the Institute for Peace and Democracy (IPD)–the implementing agency of the Bali Democracy Forum, and member of the Global Commission on Elections, Democracy and Security chaired by Kofi Annan.