Gatra Priyandita (IND) is a PhD Candidate in Political Science at the Australian National University (ANU), where he studies Indonesia’s relationship with China. He specializes in the study of Southeast Asian security and has written articles on the subject, which have been published in a range of outlets, including the East Asia Forum, The Diplomat, and The Jakarta Post. He has also been involved in research projects covering China’s relationship with Southeast Asia, cybersecurity in Southeast Asia, and Australian security. Prior to his PhD candidature, he was a research assistant at Jinan University. He received a Bachelor of Asia-Pacific Security (Honours) from the ANU in 2014.