Bagus Riyono, Ph.D

Dr. Bagus Riyono, MA. is an active lecturer at Psychology Department of Universitas Gadjah Mada Indonesia, President of Indonesian Society of Intercultural Educators, Trainers, and Researchers (SIETAR), President of International Association of Muslim Psychologists (IAMP), President of Indonesian Movement for Human Dignity (Gerakan Indonesia Beradab-GIB).


“In search for anchors the fundamental motivational force in compensating for human vulnerability” is an article based on the doctoral dissertation that formulated a new theory of motivation and personality from Islamic perspective. (Gadjah Mada International Journal of Business, 14(3) — 2012)

Anchor Personality Inventory — 2017

An on going study to develop and test the personality inventory developed based on the Anchor Theory of Personality.


Ph.D from Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia 

Master of Arts in I/O Psychology from Hofstra University,, New York 


Trainer on Motivation and Leadership, Trainer on Theory Building, Organizational Development Consultant, Researcher in Qualitative and Quantitative approach, Psychometric Practitioner and Psychological Test Developer.