Andina is a lecturer in the School of Communication, Atma Jaya Catholic University of Indonesia. Her research and pedagogical interests include journalism studies, media studies, and digital activism. More specifically, her work examines how grassroots audience participate in the process of democracy through variety of media, including (and especially) new media. She also co-founded a longform journalism website, PanaJournal.com. The website, where she is currently the editor, collects non-fiction features from storytellers all around Indonesia, as well as some foreign contributors. As a journalist, she once won the highly prestigious national award on journalism, Anugrah Adiwarta 2011. She also has a life in creative writing. Her debut novel, "Semusim, and Semusim Lagi" ("A Season, and Then Another") won the Novel Writing Competition 2012 held by the Jakarta Arts Council.