Invitation: Dissertation Proposal Seminar, August 19, 2015 (Student: Steve Gerardo Christoffel Gasperz)

Friday, August 14th, 2015, 12:52 WIB

Yogyakarta, August 5, 2015

IRS Doctoral Faculty & Students

Yogyakarta, Indonesia


Dear all IRS doctoral faculty & students,

We have the pleasure of inviting you to attend the Dissertation Proposal Seminar on behalf of the following student:

Name                                   : Steve Gerardo Christoffel Gasperz

Student ID                            : 11/324742/SMU/00859

Title of Proposal                 : Negotiating Religious Identity, Cultural Authorities and Modernity in Leihitu, Ambon  Island

Promoter & Co-promoter   : (1) Prof. Dr. P. M. Laksono, (2) Dr. Eric Hiariej                                                

Moderator                          : Dr. Siti Syamsiyatun

Date & Venue                     : Wednesday, August 19, 2015 (13:00-15:00)

                                              Room 203, 2nd floor, Unit 3, UGM Graduate School

The Dissertation Proposal Seminar is conducted to (a) provide critical feedback to the student from IRS faculty and students; (b) test the student’s ability to defend their dissertation proposal from criticism; (c) provide constructive suggestions on how to improve the proposal; and (d) to determine whether the dissertation proposal should be approved or needs further revision. The Dissertation Proposal is attached.

Please notice that students who are resident in Yogyakarta are required to attend the Dissertation Proposal Seminar.

We look forward to your participation. We would appreciate if you send us your confirmation at or short massage at 085643306667


Warm regards,                                                                                                  


Dr. Siti Syamsiyatun

Head of Program,

Ph.D Program in Interreligious Studies

Indonesian Consortium for Religious Studies