CARING AND GLOBAL UNIVERSITY
Theophilus J. Riyanto has been a faculty member of Petra Christian University since August 1988. Instead of being a lecturer and an advisor for students’ thesis writing and final project at the English Department, he was the Coordinator of Lembaga Bahasa Inggris (English Language Center) Petra Christian University, the Dean Secretary for Academic Affairs of Faculty of Letters, an executive staff of University Research and Development Center, Chief Editor of Academic Journal Dimensi edisi Sastra dan Pariwisata, the Coordinator of Structure Classes, the Coordinator of Culture Classes at the English Department, the Coordinator of TOEFL-CE Training, an editor of the bi-weekly university news DwiPekan, the Editor for Student E-Journal Katakita, an Internal Auditor for Quality Management ISO 9001:2008.
His research interests are on Cultural Studies and Media Studies. His community-service interests are on helping PAUD teachers to improve their teaching competencies, and helping low-class street vendors to improve their marketing communication using copywriting.
His research areas are on traditional and popular culture, and media studies