Isti Marta is an aspiring Political Theorist based in Warsaw, Poland.
She earned her Bachelor’s degree in International Relations from President University and continued her research on Defense and Security Studies.
Currently, she is doing her MA in Religions in Asia – Africa at the University of Warsaw. Her MA thesis revolves around Lacanian psychoanalytic assessment on Political-Religious phenomenon.
Her research and expertise revolve around:
- Political Science
- International Relations
- International Security Analysis/Defense Studies
- Religion Studies
- Political Ideologies
- Theoretical Psychoanalysis
Isti Marta is also a National-award winning Debater in Indonesia. She is one of the national contributor for “Multi-perspective in the Indo-Pacific Region” book that was published in 2020.
Her article, “The Implementation of Australia’s Maritime Defense Strategy in Response to China’s Military Modernization in the Indo-pacific Region (2013-2016)” was published in Asia Pacific Journal in 2018.
In 2021, her article, “Poland-US Defense Relations: The Pursuit of Great Power Politics in Central Europe” was published in Foreign Policy Brief – Armory Reborn Magazine and EJIS.
Isti Marta is an active contributor in Medium, with her publication named “Political Science and Others.”
She was also a coordinator and educator for International Relations Course in Euroweek International Study Program 2020.