Prof. Juju Masunah, M.Hum, Ph.D


Professor; Lecturer
Date of Birth: May 17, 1963
Time Service / Entities: 31 years

Member Associations


  • AP2SENI (Association Education Program of Dramatic Arts, Dance and Music)

  • APSI (Educators Association of Indonesian Art)



She has 31 years of research, teaching and community service experience in arts education and choreography. He was the Director of the Development of the Performing Arts and Music Industry, Directorate General of the Creative Economy based on Arts and Culture, at the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy from 2012 to 2014, In 2019 he was awarded the title of Academic Leader  in the field of Arts and Culture by the Ministry of Research, Technology and Higher Education. In 2021 he became the team leader of the Bandung Isola Performing Art Festival (BIPAF) with a cross-cultural (themeintercultural)which had been held five times. His position as Head of the Department of Art Education at the Graduate School of the University of Indonesia Education, he is responsible for teaching the subjects of Multi-disciplinary Research Methods, Mini Research (Dissertation), Art Research & Art Education Seminars, Applied Research Methodology (for S2 and S3 students), Educational Dance, Ciebon Mask Dance, Inclusive Art Education, Research Methods (for undergraduate students)


  1. Masunah, J., Nugraheni, T., & Sunaryo, A. (2021). Empowerment of Art Communities through Production of Performances Based on Local Wisdom to Strengthen Tourism Villages. JOURNAL OF ABMAS, 21.

  2. Masunah, J. (2021). Gender Construction in the Performing Arts. Book Chapter in Women’s Book Writing from UPI for the Motherland, pp. 357-365. Bandung: UPI Press.

  3. Masuna, J. (2020). Organizing Bandung Isola Performing Arts Festival (BIPAF) as A Market of Innovative Performing Arts in Indonesia. Harmonia: Journal of Arts Research and Education 20 (1), 47-57. Bandung : Sinta, DOAJ, Google Scholar, Scopus.

  4. Masunah, J. (2020) Model of Art’s Teacher Professional Development, International Journal of Higher Education Vol. 9 No. 6. Bandung: Google Scholar, Scopus

  5. Masunah, J. (2020), Relationship Movement in Traditional Sundanese Children’s Games as a Source for Creating Children’s Dance Compositions, Obsession Journal: Journal of Early Childhood Education,  Volume 4 Issue 2 pp. 1076-1086. Bandung : Sinta, Google Scholar

  6. Masunah, J. (2020), Utilizing the Potential of Local Culture through the Performing Arts Studio for Tourism Events in Cirebon, Sosiohumanika: Journal of Social and Humanitarian Science Education, Volume 13 (1) May pp.25-44. Cirebon : DOAJ

  7. Masunah, J. (2019) The Role of Universities in Developing the Creative Industries of the Performing Arts Sub-Sector in Indonesia, Book Chapter in the book Science Education, Language Education and the Arts in the Industrial Revolution Era 4.0. Bandung : UPI Press

  8. Mausnah, J. (2018) The encoded Cirebon Mask: Materiality, Flow and Meaning along Java’s Islamic Northwest Coat, Ecumenica, Journal of Theater and Performance, Vol 11. Issue 2. Bandung : EBSCO, Pro Quest, Google Scholar

  9. Masunah, J. (2018) Implementation of Arts Education In Society Through The Thematic Community Service Program, Jurnal Harmonia, UNNES, Vol 18, No. 2. Semarang: Accredited by Higher Education, DOAJ, Sinta, Google Scholar

  10. Masunah, J. (2017). Creative Industry: Two Cases of Performing Arts Market in Indonesia and South Korea, Journal of Humanities UGM, Vol 29 No. 1, 2017 ISSN: 0852 0801, eISSN: 2302 9269. Yogyakarta, Bandung: accredited by Higher Education, indexed by DOAJ, EBSCO, Shinta, Google Scholar

  11. Masunah, J. (2016). Multicultural Dance Education for Teaching Students with Disabilities, Multicultural Education Magazine, Spring/Summer issue 2016, Volume 23, Number pages 2-6, ISSN 10683844. Bandung: Elsevier, Scopus, google scholar

  12. Masunah, J. (2012). Angklung Breeding through the Fostered Village Model based on Art and Culture Tourism, Stage, Scientific Journal of Arts & Culture, Vol. 22 No. January 1, 2012. Bandung : STSI/ISBI Bandung

Masunah, J. (2011) Concepts and Practices of Multicultural Education in the United States and Indonesia, Journal of Educational Sciences, UM volume 17 Number 4. Malang: State University of Malang



Doctor of Philosophyin the field of Art Education. Ohio University


Master in Performing Arts Studies. Gajah Mada University.


Bechelor of Dance Arts. ASTI Bandung/ Indonesian College of Arts, Surakarta



Implement Tridharma (three pillars) higher education which includes education, research, and community service

work notes

2021-2024 Head of the UPI Graduate School of Arts Education Study Program.

2017 -2020 Head of Center for Research and Development of the Creative Economy, Entrepreneurship, and Tourism Industry LPPM UPI.

2012-2014 Director of the Development of the Performing Arts and Music Industry, Directorate General of Creative Economy based on Arts and Culture, Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy of the Republic of Indonesia.