Fatin holds a master's degree and an undergraduate degree in public administration from University of Brawijaya.
Fatin is a qualitative junior researcher, spesialising in public administration. Her main research interest include policy policy, governance, bureaucratic innovation, poverty and well-being
Prior to joining SMERU, Fatin worked as a Research Assistant on research project "Farmer’s Perceptions on Adopting SRC Red Calliandra" in Tohoku University.
Fatin was awarded Bidikmisi scholarship program for her undergraduate study in 2014-2015. In 2014, She was awarded Best Graduate Student in Faculty of Administration from University of Brawijaya.