Research and Publications 2009-2010

The focus of research at Universitas Pelita Harapan (UPH) Surabaya for the next 8 years (2010-2018) will be on the creative economy sector and its sustainable growth and development. Creative industries lie at the heart of the creative economy.

It has also initiated the production of its in-house scientific publication series entitled, “The UPH Surabaya Research Review”.  This publication features the research output of its full-time lecturers and professors that have been presented in international conferences and scientific meetings.  A year from now, it will launch the “UPH Journal of Creative Industries and Innovation”.

 

Research Papers Published in International Refereed Journals

Tseng M.L., Louie Divinagracia, and Rochelle Divinagracia (2009), “Evaluating Firm’s Sustainable Production Indicators in Uncertainty,” Computer and Industrial Engineering. Volume 57, Issue 4, pages 1393 – 1403.

 

Research Papers Accepted for Presentation in International Conferences

Runtuk, J. 2009. “Technology Content Assessment and Sustainable Business Development in Creative Industry : A Case Study of Sailing Vessels Miniature Industry in East Java“, Paper presented at the 10th Asia Pacific Industrial Engineering & Management Systems Conference, Kitakyushu-city, Japan on December 14-16, 2009. Organized by the Asia Pacific Industrial Engineering and Management Society (APIEMS) and Waseda University in cooperation with Kitakyushu Science and Research Park (KSRP), and the City of Kitakyushu. [Download PDF]

Divinagracia, M.R.G., W. Wiboyo, and Williem. 2009. “A Study of Personal Values Preference of Undergraduate Students”, Paper presented at the 14th Asia-Pacific Management Conference, “Managing Complexities in the Asia Pacific Region”, Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia on November 18-20, 2009. Hosted by Airlangga University. [Download PDF]

Divinagracia, L.A. and M.R.G. Divinagracia. 2009. “Agro-Biotechnology Strategic Directions in Securing a Sustainable ASEAN Food Chain“, Paper presented at the International Seminar, “Biotechnology for A Sustainable Future’” hosted by the Udayana University, Bali, Indonesia. September 15-16, 2009. [Download PDF]

Ricky and Syanne Helly, 2010. “Raising Students’ Awareness Toward Environmental Issues: Will There be Any impact on Their Purchasing Behaviors?“, Paper presented at the International Conference of Business and International Research (ICBIR) 2010 on March 17-18, 2010 at Bangkok, Thailand. Organized by the Thai-Nichi Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand; Technology Promotion Association  (Thailand-Japan); The Siam Cement Group; and the Japan Foundation. [Download PDF]

Nurcahyo, Firmanto Adi and Syanne Helly, 2010. “Discovering the Effect of Spiritual Intelligence on Employees’ Organizational Citizenship Behavior: A Case Study in a Newly-Established Religious-Based Organization in Indonesia“, Paper presented at the International Conference of Business and International Research (ICBIR) 2010 on March 17-18, 2010 at Bangkok, Thailand. Organized by the Thai-Nichi Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand; Technology Promotion Association (Thailand-Japan); The Siam Cement Group; and the Japan Foundation. [Download PDF]

Mandiana, Sari. 2010. “Indonesian Financial Intelligence Unit’s Obstacles for Revealing Money Laundering Crime,” Paper presented at the 7th Asia Law Institute (ASLI) Conference on May 25-26, 2010 at the International Islamic University of Malaysia.

Suprapto, Maria Helena. 2010. “Body Image Dissatisfaction and Interpersonal Rejection Sensitivity,” Paper presented at the International Conference on Early Childhood and Youth Development on June 24-25, 2010 at the Widja Manadala Catholic University, Surabaya, Indonesia.

Naibaho, Hastuti and Firmanto Adi Nurcahyo. 2010. “Effective Teaching Methods for Accounting Subjects: A Case Study,” Paper accepted for presentation at the Eighth International Conference on the Humanities on June 29 to July 2, 2010 at University of California Los Angeles. Organized by the International Conference on the Humanities.

Nurcahyo, Firmanto Adi. 2010. “Exploring Javanese cultural values: A Case Study in Urban and Rural Areas in East Java, Indonesia“, Paper accepted for presentation at the Conference of the International Association for Cross-Cultrual Psychology (IACCP) on July 7-10, 2010 at the University of Melbourne, Australia. Organized by the Australian Psychological Society.

Nurcahyo, Firmanto Adi. 2010. “Development of an Admission Test for a Newly-Established University:  The Case of Pelita Harapan University in Surabaya, Indonesia“, Paper accepted for presentation at the International Conference of Applied Psychology (ICAP) on July 11-16, 2010 at Melbourne, Australia. Organized by the International Association of Applied Psychology.

 

Research Papers Accepted for Presentation in National Conferences

Runtuk, J. K. and D. Trihastuti. 2009. “Predicting Software Usage in Supporting Learning Process Using Technology Acceptance Model,” Paper presented and published at the Proceedings of the Seminar Nasional Teknik Industri & Manajemen Produksi IV on August 20, 2009 at Surabaya. Organized by the Institut Teknologi Sepuluh Nopember (ITS), Badan Kerjasama Pendidikan Tinggi Teknik Industri Indoensia Korwil Jatim & Bali (BKSTI), and Ikatan Sarjana Tekni dan Manajemen Industri Korwil Jawa Temur (ISTMI).  ISBN 979-545-046-8.

Sudargo, Gracia. 2010. “Orientalism in Paper presented and published at the Proceedings of the National Conference Language in the Online and Offline World. Organized by the English Department, Petra Christian University on June 1 & 2, 2010 at Surabaya.  ISBN: 978-602-8671-36-1.

Tirhastuti, Dian. 2010. “The Implementation of Heuristic and Linear Programming Method to Minimize Tranportation Cost in Transformator Distribution,” Paper presented in the Industrial Engineering Conference on Telecommunication – A National Conference on June 3, 2010 at IT Telkom, Bandung.

Purba, Lasman P. 2010. “A Brief Observation of the Operating Procedure Production Process of Gray Cast Iron Product: A Case Study on CV. XYZ in East Java,” Paper presented in the Industrial Engineering Conference on Telecommunication – A National Conference on June 3, 2010 at IT Telkom, Bandung.

Sudargo, Gracia. 2010. “Postcolonialism Ideology in Avatar's Plot: A Literary Analysis on Movie,” Paper presented and published at the Proceedings of the National Conference on Literature and Language Teaching (NACOLLIT) - Global Perspective in Literature and Language Teaching Program Studi Bahasa dan Sastra Inggris. Organized by the Universitas Ma Chung on June 12, 2010 at Malang, East Java.  ISBN:978-979-17959-6-8.

 

Completed Research

Nurcahyo, Firmanto Adi. 2009. “Item Analysis of UPHS Admission Test”. Funded by UPH Surabaya.

Naibaho, Hasuti and Firmanto Adi Nurcahyo. 2010. “Effective Teaching Method, Supportive Campus Environment, and Students’ Academic Performance at Business School of Pelita Harapan University,” a research report based on the research, ‘The Influencing Factors of the Effective Teaching Style and Campus Environment on Student Performance of UPH Surabaya’.  Funded by UPH Surabaya.

Surjaputra, Ronald, Hendrik Pian, and Williem. 2010.  “The Effect of Advertising, Perceived Quality and Brand Image in Elevating the Attractiveness of the Fakultas Ekonomi, universitas Pelita Harapan Surabaya”, UPH Surabaya. Funded by UPH Surabaya.

 

On-Going Research

Setiawati, Lulu and Maria Helena Suprapto. 2010.  Relationship between Work and Ethics Performance of Salesladies in Surabaya: Hypermart at CITO Mall and Royal Plaza Mall. Funded by UPH Surabaya.

 

Research Proposals Submitted to Government

Latumahina, Rosalinda, Sari Mandiana and Jusup Jacobus Setyabudi. 2009. Submitted to the Young Researchers category.

Mandiana, Sari, Jusup Jacobus Setyabudi and Rosalinda Latumahina. 2009