I have a very extensive experience as a college administrator, founding dean of a college and an academic (rising from lecturer to Associate Professor – rank V) in Malaysia, Philippines, the Middle East and other parts of the world. I am also a trained and educated psychologist from the premiere teacher-training university in the Philippines, the Philippine Normal University. I am currently an active voting member of the American Psychological Association (APA) with memberships in several APA divisions. Recently, I was invited and inducted as a full voting member of Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) - Honor Society of Nursing, Phi Gamma chapter.
I am also trained as an educator and content provider in the Open and Distance Learning (ODL), course development and the utilization of several IT landscape as modes of instructional delivery. From time to time, I am engaged in curriculum development, educational consultancy, facilitating and training teachers with various teaching methodologies like Problem Based Learning (PBL), Case Based Learning (CBL), and Team Based Learning (TBL). My specializations include Educational Leadership & Management, Psychology, Mental Health, Human Resource Development and Management, Research and Statistics (SPSS), Institutional Research and Counselling.
From time to time, I am engaged in research as principal researcher as well as thesis and dissertation adviser for MS and PhD students. Currently, I am serving as an International Chief Editor, Editorial Board Member, Series Editor And Editorial Consultant of various international peer reviewed journals and book publications. I authored many books, contributed book chapters and published a number of peer reviewed research articles in many reputable peer reviewed journals.