Teguh Dartanto is currently the Dean of the Faculty of Economics and Business, Universitas Indonesia. Before his assignment as a dean, he served as a vice dean of academic affairs, the head of the Department of Economics, and the director of the Undergraduate Program in Economics, at the same faculty.
As the undergraduate program director, he introduced a concept of semi-liberal art education to prepare students to be more adaptive, resilient, and innovative in the disruptive era. He is also a co-author of the book Disruption Era: Opportunities and Challenges for Indonesia’s Higher Education. His expertise lies in development economics, poverty and social protection, and health economics. His research has been published in numerous journals, including The Lancet, Bulletin of Indonesian Economic Studies, Energy Policy, Tobacco Control, World Development Perspectives, and Applied Health Economics and Health Policy.
Besides being active in the academic world, he is involved in various organisations; he has been appointed Indonesia Representative at the Governing Board of Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA), vice president of ABEST21 (an international accreditation organisation), a member of the Indonesian Young Academy of Sciences, and a 2017 Eisenhower Fellow. He earned a Ph.D. in international development from Nagoya University, Japan, in 2012.