About Elena Williams

Elena Williams is a higher education consultant and PhD candidate in the College of Asia and The Pacific at The Australian National University. Her research examines the impact of student mobility and DFAT-funded higher education programs on Australia-Indonesia relationship building. Between 2013 – 2017 Elena served as the Indonesia-based Resident Director for The Australian Consortium for ‘In-Country’ Indonesian Studies (ACICIS). Elena is currently a board member with DFAT’s Australia-Indonesia Institute, a panel member for the Australia Awards Indonesia selection committee, and the 2021- 2022 postgraduate representative for the ASAA Council.

Asian languages, Asian studies, Australia - Indonesia relations, Education, Indonesia

Countering COVID: Innovation in Australia-Indonesia education

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While the shift to online programs might be unprecedented, adaptability and resilience in Australia-Indonesia educational partnerships is nothing new.