Ganjar Cahyadi, S.Si

Ganjar Cahyadi

School of Life Sciences and Technology
Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) Jalan Ganesa 10, Bandung 40132 Indonesia

Phone  : +6285720339120 (WA) /+6282218732364 (Field)
E-mail : ganjar@sith.itb.ac.id , ganjar.cahyadi@gmail.com


He earned his bachelor degree (S.Si) from Department of Biology, Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB) in 2014, majoring in Ecology and Biosystematics, focusing on biodiversity and feeding activity of amphibians. Because of his strong will to learn something new and challenging, since 2011 he has been involved in several surveys and researches in Sumatra, Kalimantan, Java, Bali and Papua. He gained many experiences including underpressure and time-limited work and work that need precision and dicipline during those researches and also because of his honest attitude and highly adaptable with new people, he gained many social experiences and making very good relationships with people from many institutions as well as local people. Hard work, diligent and full of responsibility are also his attitude not only in individual work but also in the team

 Education
Bachelor of Science
School of Life Sciences and Technology
Majors : Biology
Expertise Group: Ecology and Biosystematics
 Institut Teknologi Bandung  October 2014
 Experiences
Museum Zoologi, School of Life Sciences and Technology, ITB
Curator
Bandung & Sumedang, Indonesia
April 2017 – now
  • Managing dan curating samples and specimens for education and research related to zoological study
  • Making database of museum specimens
  • Guiding visitors and explaining about museum specimens
  • Attending seminars and workshops related to zoological study and museums
  • Serving clients for specimens identification and determination
  • Writing international publication of new findings and will be submitted to qualified international journal (in prep.)
Fauna & Flora International-Indonesia Programme (FFI-IP)
Junior Biologist
Jakarta, Indonesia
April 2015 – February 2017
  • Surveyed biodiversity especially amphibians, reptiles and ichthyofauna in PT Riau Andal Pulp and Paper ( PT. RAPP – APRIL group) concession areas in Kampar Peninsula peat swamp forest, Riau Province, Sumatra
  • Arranged field trip, prepared materials and equipments, made samples and catalog of field data, identified and maintained the storage of specimens including material for DNA analysis in laboratory
  • Presented and wrote the survey report and HCV report
  • Writing international publication of new findings and will be submitted to qualified international journal (in prep.)
  • nal (in prep.)
Ph.D Candidate of Universitat of Hamburg
Research Assistant
Sumatra and Java Island, Indonesia
February 2014 – March 2015
  • Submitted research permittion letters to related governmental institutions
  • Arranged field trip to many conservation areas, prepared materials and equipments, made samples and catalogs of field data, identified and maintained the storage of specimens including material for DNA analysis in laboratory
  • Analysed and documented morphological characters of specimen for further research
  • Presented the poster and published the report in the international conference, Cambodia, 2015
PT. Astra Agro Lestari, Tbk
Research Assistant
Kalimantan Tengah, Indonesia
June – July, 2014
  • Assisted the researcher about the pollinator of oil palm
  • Surveyed sampling sites, made samples and catalog of field data
PT. Freeport Indonesia
Intern
Timika, Indonesia
May – July 2013
  • Followed daily activities in Biodiversity Section of Environmental Department
  • Surveyed the biodiversity of flora and fauna around reclamation sites
  • Became guide of visitors from other departments and institutions
Biology Department of Bandung Institute of Technology
Laboratory and Field Assistant
Bandung, Indonesia
2013 – 2014
  • Prepared materials and equipments as well as schedules, rundowns and practical modules of practical section in laboratory
  • Supervised and made evaluation of student’s work
  • Managed field activity outside the laboratory or campus including location survey, permit letters, insurances, medical check-up, transportation and other accommodations
  • Checked, reviewed and made evaluation of reports from laboratory and field activities
  • Made weekly coordination, evaluation and discussion with related lecturer
  • Assisted courses : Plant Project, Biosystematics, Zoological Taxonomy and Marine Ecology
 Seminar & Workshops
  • Assessor of ANGGARASAKA Poster and Presentation Competition: “Ragam Jejak Pulau Mentari: Conservation of Indonesia Biodiversity” at Bandung Creative Hub, Bandung, 7 September 2019
  • Participant of Taxidermy Training (Small Mammal) in “125 Tahun Museum Zoologicum Bogoriense” at Mammal Laboratory of Museum Zoologicum Bogoriense, Puslit Biologi LIPI – Cibinong, 2 – 4 September 2019
  • Speaker in “DISCOVER: Discussion Conservation of Biodiversity Herpetofauna” of Himpunan Mahasiswa Biologi, FMIPA at Universitas Padjajaran, 15 May 2019.
  • Oral presenter of “Potensi dan Tantangan dalam Penelitian Amfibi dan Reptil di Jawa Barat” on Seminar Nasional Biologi 4 at Universitas Islam Negeri Sunan Gunung Djati, Bandung, Indonesia, 25 April 2019.
  • Speaker in “Amauensa 2: Identifikasi Herpetofauna” of Himpunan Mahasiswa Biologi, FMIPA at Universitas Padjajaran, 15 April 2019.
  • Oral presenter of “Museum Zoologi SITH ITB, sebagai Penyedia Koleksi Keanekaragaman Satwa di Indonesia” on Kolokium Nasional Museum Universitas Seluruh Indonesia at Universitas Atma Jaya, Jakarta, Indonesia, 10 April 2019.
  • Oral presenter of “Laboratorium Museum Zoologi SITH ITB, sebagai Penyedia Koleksi Keanekaragaman Satwa di Indonesia” on Seminar Nasional Masyarakat Biodiversitas Indonesia at Bogor, Indonesia, 28 September 2018.
  • Participant at Conservation of Javan Leopard Talkshow (CARNIVAL) 2018, UNPAD, 1 September 2018
  • Oral presenter of “Pasar Burung sebagai “Hotspot” Keanekaragaman Hayati di Perkotaan : Deskripsi Potensi akan Dampaknya terhadap Ekosistem dan Konservasi” on Seminar Nasional Perhimpunan Biologi Indonesia Jakarta at Universitas Negeri Jakarta, Indonesia, 14 August 2018.
  • Speaker in “Amauensa: Pematerian Identifikasi Herpetofauna” of Himpunan Mahasiswa Biologi, FMIPA at Universitas Padjajaran, 29 Maret 2018.
  • Oral presenter of “Aktivitas Makan dan Komposisi Makanan Beberapa Spesies Katak dari Famili Ranidae di Sumatera”” on Seminar Nasional dan Kongres Perhimpunan Herpetologi Indonesia at Universitas Padjajaran, Sumedang, Indonesia, 10 – 11 November 2017.
  • Poster presenter of “Feeding Activities and Food Composition of the Sumatran cascade frogs: are they generalist predator?” on International Conference of Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation (ATBC), Asia-Pasific Chapter Annual Meeting, at Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 30 March – 2 April 2015.
  • Participant at International Seminar on Tropical Bio-resources for Sustainable Bio-Industry, School of Life Science and Technology, ITB, 30 – 31 October 2013.
  • Participant of “Workshop dan Pelatihan Perhimpunan Herpetologi Indonesia 2013: Bioaccoustic pada Amfibi dan Penggunaan Radio Telemetri” at Universitas Negeri Semarang and Gunung Ungaran, 19 – 20 October 2013.
  • Oral presenter of “Keanekaragaman Herpetofauna di Area Suksesi Lahan Pengendapan Pasir Sisa Tambang (Tailing) Tanggul Ganda PT Freeport Indonesia” on Seminar Nasional dan Kongres Perhimpunan Herpetologi Indonesia, at Universitas Negeri Semarang, Indonesia, 18 – 19 October 2013.
 Publications
  • Cahyadi, Ganjar. 2019. Trenggiling di Ekosistem Riau. Published on Forest Digest magazine Edition 12 (Juli September 2019). p. 33, 9 August 2019
  • Arifin, U., Cahyadi, G., Smart, U., Jankowski, A. and Haas, A., 2018. A new species of the genus Pulchrana Dubois, 1992 (Amphibia: Ranidae) from Sumatra, Indonesia. Raffles Bulletin of Zoology66. 277-299
  • Martamenggala, A. I. S., and Cahyadi, G., 2018. Amphibian and reptile species composition in peat swamp forest of Kampar Peninsula, Riau, Indonesia. Poster presented on International Conference of Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation (ATBC), at Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia, 1 – 5 July 2018.
  • Cahyadi, Ganjar. 2017. Ketika Biodiversitas Menjadi Komoditas. Published on online magazine by Tambora: Erupsi Volume 11. pp. 29-32, Desember 2017
  • Cahyadi, G., Azmi, M., Nurrahman, A. Y., Wahyu, J. C., Dwiyanti, E. I., Saefulloh, S., Yudha, R. O., 2017. Tim Kecebong Menjelajah Kota Bandung. Published on online magazine by Perhimpunan Herpetologi Indonesia: Warta Herpetofauna Volume IX (3). 31 – 48, July 2017
  • Cahyadi, Ganjar. 2016. Amfibi: Yang Jarang Dilirik, yang Paling Terusik. Published on online magazine by Tambora: “Erupsi” Volume 11 pp.1-6, November 2016
  • Cahyadi, G., Arifin, U., and Iskandar, D. T., 2015. Feeding activities and prey composition of the Sumatran cascade frogs: are they generalist predators?: Abstracts from the Annual Meeting of the ATBC: Asia-Pacific Chapter, Phnom Penh, 30 March–2 April, 2015. Cambodian Journal of Natural History 2015 (1) 87 – 88
  • Cahyadi, G., 2014. Aktivitas Makan dan Komposisi Makanan Beberapa Katak dari Suku Ranidae di Sumatera. Skripsi Sarjana: Institut Teknologi Bandung

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