Hendy Setiawan is a Ph.D. Researcher and Young Lecturer in the Laboratory of Environmental Geology, Department of Geological Engineering, Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) Yogyakarta, Indonesia. His research interest is in geotechnical engineering, geohazards and engineering geology; focusing on landslide dynamics, earth-fill dam, slope stability, tunneling, engineering rock-soil-mechanics, and hydro-geotechnical engineering science in the hilly slope of a river basin, water-geo-related disaster prevention and mitigation. He also put his concern in combining education and research platform from scientific interdisciplinary, practical and management approach which are based on the case studies and appropriate methods. Currently, he is assigned as the reviewer for four reputable international journals: Landslides, EGU Solid Earth, Geoenvironmental Disasters, and International Journal of Sediment Research.