Edwin Jurriens is lecturer in Indonesian Studies at the Asia Institute, Faculty of Arts, the University of Melbourne, Visiting Fellow of the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of New South Wales, Canberra and Deputy Convenor of the Indonesia Forum.
Edwin is also member of the editorial boards of Asian Visual Cultures (Amsterdam University Press), Antropologi Indonesia (Indonesian Journal of Social and Cultural Anthropology) and the International Journal of Indonesian Studies. Before joining the University of Melbourne, he was lecturer in Indonesian Studies and Southeast Asian Social Inquiry at the University of New South Wales, Canberra (2004-2012) and Postdoctoral Fellow at Leiden University, the Netherlands (2001-2003). He holds a PhD and Masters degrees from Leiden University. His publications include books, edited volumes and journal articles on Indonesian contemporary art, media and popular culture.