Amalinda Savirani is a lecturer at the Department of Politics and Government, University Gadjah Mada. She graduated from Government Studies Gadjah Mada University (2000, with honors), International School for Humanities and Social Sciences (ISHSS), University of Amsterdam (2004).
She obtained her PhD dissertation on the political behavior of business actors on responding to political shift (reformasi) and neoliberal in Pekalongan, Central Java.
Her research focus is on social movement in Indonesia particularly among the urban poor and labour movement. She has written numerous journal articles on this two main topics.