Researcher at Tsunami and Disaster Mitigation Research Center (TDMRC), Universitas Syiah Kuala

Alfi Rahman is currently working as a lecturer at Faculty of Social and Political Sciences of Syiah Kuala University and a researcher at the Tsunami and Disaster Mitigation Research Center (TDMRC) of Syiah Kuala University, Banda Aceh, Indonesia. He awarded a Doctoral degree from Tohoku University, Japan (2018) in Human Security and Society Program, Graduate School of International Cultural Studies. His research topic areas are Knowledge Management for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR), Indigenous Knowledge for DRR, Disaster Policy, Disaster Education, Disaster Risk Communication.

Experience

  • 2013–present
    Researcher, Tsunami and Disaster Mitigation Research Center (TDMRC) of Syiah Kuala University
  • 2018–present
    Lecturer, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences of Syiah Kuala University

Education

  • 2018 
    Tohoku University, International Cultural Studies, Human Security and Society
  • 2014 
    Syiah Kuala University, Disaster Science

Publications

  • 2019
    Urban Water Management Issues and Challenges After the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami Recovery: Lessons Learned from Banda Aceh City, Indonesia. In: Ray B., Shaw R. (eds) Urban Drought. Disaster Risk Reduction (Methods, Approaches and Practices), Springer Singapore
  • 2018
    The analysis of the development of the Smong story on the 1907 and 2004 Indian Ocean tsunamis in strengthening the Simeulue island community's resilience, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction
  • 2017
    Indigenous knowledge management to enhance community resilience to tsunami risk: lessons learned from Smong traditions in Simeulue island, Indonesia, IOP Conference Series Earth and Environmental Science 56(1):012018
  • 2017
    Roles of Traditional Coastal Management Institution for Mangrove Rehabilitation and Restoration in Aceh Province, Indonesia, Springer