Liam Gammon is the editor of New Mandala and Research Fellow at the East Asian Bureau of Economic Research at the Australian National University (ANU), where he also sits on the editorial board of East Asia Forum. He was previously the editor of New Mandala from April 2017 to July 2019, and co-edited New Mandala's coverage of the Indonesian elections in 2014. He did his PhD, with a thesis focused on Indonesia, at the Department of Political and Social Change at the ANU.