Dr Max Richter

Dr Max Richter

Senior Researcher (AIC, FIT)

Monash University

Dr Max Richter is based in the Faculty of Information Technology as Senior Research Fellow on an Australia-Indonesia Centre Energy project, and Academic Coordinator (Indonesia) in the Office of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Monash University.

Following work as an industrial technician in the Energy sector, he earned a PhD in Social-Cultural Anthropology and has been professionally engaged with Indonesia for the past 20 years. Areas of focus include social conflict in Ambon, street music in Yogyakarta, university- and INGO-led capacity-building programs and, the current project, remote-area electrification challenges and issues.