Yenni Rosana

Yenni Rosana

Graduate Assistant

Professional Summary

Yenni Rosana is a Ph.D. student in the School of Public and International Affairs, the University of Cincinnati with a concentration in International Relations and Comparative Politics, with a certification in Feminist Comparative.  Her involvement in the humanitarian field was started as a volunteer post-tsunami in 2004 for a humanitarian project in Aceh, Indonesia. From that time on, she continued working in the field where she found her passion and courage. Even when she worked as a permanent lecturer in a university, she still had widely involved as a community worker with some organizations that focus on women's and children's rights.


Master: Victoria University Melbourne, 2012 (Master in International Community Development)

Bachelor: Universitas Syiah Kuala Aceh, Indonesia, 1999 (Mechanical Engineering)

Research and Practice Interests

Research interests: Gender, Islam and Cultural Studies

Positions and Work Experience

2014 -2020 Permanent Lecturer, Main Teaching Units: • Cross Cultural Understanding • Socio Cultural Knowledge and Understanding • The Basic Philosophy • Approaches to globalization , Universitas Dehasen, Bengkulu, Indonesia

2015 -2020 Social Worker/Volunteer, Responsibility: - Ensure social inclusion for people with disabilities in the program implementation. Especially, for women and children with disabilities in Bengkulu Province, Indonesia. - Volunteering/participating in any events, are organized by the organization, Yayasan PUPA (The Center of Education and Empowerment for Women and Children in Bengkulu), Bengkulu, Indonesia

2013 -2014 Deputy Program Director, Responsibilities: • Participate in all NGOs' activities that focus on women and children with disabilities and children with mental health issue through advocacy and training. • Participate in all of the organization’s approaches to the system in government, stakeholders, and communities to raise awareness, to mainstream the issues and to reduce environmental barriers for people with disabilities. , PUAN ADDISA, Advocacy Program for Women and Children with Disability, Aceh, Indonesia

2012 -2014 Data and Information Assistant (Part time), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP, Aceh, Indonesia

2010 -2011 Treasurer , Pfootscray Indonesian Muslim Society, Melbourne, Australia

2009 -2009 Kabupaten Recovery Forum Associate (KRF Associate), Address: Kantor Bappeda Aceh Singkil, Jalan As - Sayuthi, Singkil, Pulo Sarok, Singkil, Aceh, 24472, The Office of the United Nations Recovery Coordinator (UNORC) for Aceh and Nias , Aceh, Indonesia

2007 -2009 Office Manager, Australia Indonesia Partnership - Communities and Education Program in Aceh (AIP – CEPA). (The organization’s program mission in Aceh accomplished) , AIP_CEPA, Aceh, Indonesia

2005 -2007 Database and Counselor, International Organization for Migration (IOM), an Intergovernmental Organization. (The organization’s program mission in Aceh accomplished) Project: ICRS (Information, Counselling, and Several Service) in Lhokseumawe District, Aceh, Indonesia , International Organization for Migration (IOM), Aceh, Indonesia

2005 -2005 Volunteer/Refugee Assistance, Refugee Engagement, International Organization for Migration (IOM), an Intergovernmental Organization. (The organization’s program mission in Aceh accomplished) Project: Livelihood in Bireuen District, Aceh, Indonesia , International Organization for Migration (IOM), Aceh, Indonesia

2002 -2004 Labor Assistant, Universitas Syiah Kuala, Laboratory Thermal and Fluid, Conversion Energy Technical Field, Mechanical Engineering Faculty Address: Laboratorium Thermal dan Fluida, Jurusan Teknik Mesin, Fakultas Teknik Universitas Syiah Kuala, Aceh , Mechanical Engineering Faculty, Universitas Syiah Kuala, Aceh, Indonesia

Research Support

Grant: #000121320 Investigators:Republic of Indonesia Ministry of Law and Human Rights 2018 The Ministry of Research and Education, Indonesia Dana Hibah Penelitian Dosen Pemula (PDP) 2018 or Research Grant for young Lecturer Role:Researcher Completed Type:Grant



Electronic Journal

Rosana, Yenni (2015. ) Gender Equality and Faith-Based Regulation .Literary Criticism, 2 (2 ) ,

Rosana, Yenni (2016. ) The Important of Community Participation for Development .Al-Tatwir, 3 (1 ) ,

Aditya, Silvia Erlin SM, Yenni Rosana (2019. ) English Language Acquisition of Students with Intellectual Disabilities at a Special Junior High School in Bengkulu .Edulitics Journal, Universitas Islam Darul ‘Ulum Lamongan, 4 (1 ) ,

Rosana, Yenni, Richard Chauvel, Siew Fang law (2019. ) Socio-cultural influences on child labour issue in Aceh Province Indonesia .Professional, 6 (2 ) ,

Rosana, Yenni (2020. ) The role of government and civil society organizations in community development .Professional, 7 (1 ) ,