Senior Agricultural Economist
Indonesian Center for Agriculture Socio Economic and Policy Studies
Prof. Tahlim Sudaryanto, Ph.D is Senior Agricultural Economist at the Indonesian Center for Agriculture Socio Economic and Policy Studies (ICASEPS), Ministry of Agriculture, the Republic of Indonesia. He has recently completed his term as Assistant Minister for International Cooperation in the Ministry of Agriculture. Prior to his current position, he has held the following positions in the Ministry: Director, Indonesian Center for Agriculture Socio Economic and Policy Studies; Director, Bureau of Planning and Finance; Executive Secretary, Directorate General of Food Crop Production and; Executive Secretary, Agency for Agricultural Research and Development. During his career, he has also served as lecturer, advisory committee on thesis and dissertation research in both undergraduate and graduate program of several universities. As official of the Ministry of Agriculture, he has participated as delegation on WTO negotiation, various committees and council meetings at the OECD, G20, FAO, UN-ESCAP, APEC, ASEAN forums, and other bilateral meetings. Since January 2014 he has served as a member Board of Trustees, International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), Philippines. In 2015 he serves as Commissioner at the Second Murdoch Commission on Food Security, Trade and Partnership, Murdoch University, Australia. In 2013-2014 he also served as a member of International Advisory Committee, Food&Business Global Challenges Program, Netherland Organization for Scientific Research (NWO), Netherland. During 2006-2010 he was as a member of the Technical Committee, United Nation-Center for the Alleviation of Poverty through Sustainable Agriculture (UN-CAPSA), Bogor, Indonesia.
Tahlim Sudaryanto’s research interest include food policy, agricultural trade, and rural economy