Ella S. Prihatini teaches International Relations at Bina Nusantara (Binus) University, Jakarta, Indonesia. She has recently graduated from the University of Western Australia (UWA) with her PhD thesis which investigates women's parliamentary representation in Indonesia. She holds a BA in International Relations (University of Gadjah Mada/UGM, Yogyakarta) and Master of Development Practice (University of Queensland/UQ, Brisbane).
Her research interests focus on women's political participation, gender studies of Asia, young voters, and electoral politics in Indonesia.
She also serves as an honorary research fellow at UWA.