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ALBERT E. ALEJO, S.J., Ph.D.alt
Assistant Professor of Sociology, Anthropology and Systematic Theology

Contact Information

Loyola House of Studies
Ateneo de Manila University
Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Tel. 426-6101

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Social Anthropology, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
Master of Arts in Theology, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City
Master of Arts in Philosophy, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, University of Sto. Tomas, Manila

Research and Publications

2015  Author. Nabighani: Mga Saling Tula ng Kapwa Nilikha (Tagalog translations of mystical poems). Manila: University of Santo Tomas
Publications.
 
2015  Editor/Action Research Leader. From Zamboanga to Subic in Search for Partnership: Conflict and Cooperation between Ancestral domain and Economic Zone, Ateneo de Zamboanga University
 
2015    Author, Ehemplo: Spirituality of Shared Integrity in Philippine Church and Society. 2nd Revised edition. Quezon City: Institute of Spirituality in Asia.
 
2015  Author. Grabe Man! Personal Account on the Zamboanga Siege of 2013. (Forthcoming).
 
2014  Editor/Research Team Leader. Listening to Our Teachers: A Study of the Views, Attitudes and Practices of Teachers and Parents of Catholic High Schools Regarding Reproductive Health, Responsible Parenthood and Sexuality Education. Zamboanga City: Social Development Office, Ateneo de Zamboanga University.
 
2013  Editor-in-Chief. Asia Mindanaw: Dialogue on Peace and Development. Ateneo de Zamboanga University Academic Journal 
 
2010  Author, Ehemplo: Spirituality of Shared Integrity in Philippine Church and Society. Quezon City: Institute of Spirituality in Asia.
 
2010 Chief Writer/Action Research Leader. Visions, Voices and Values: People’s Platform on Peace in Mindanao. Davao: Bishops-Ulama Conference.
 
2007  Publisher. Mindanao Law Journal. Davao City: The Official Publication of the Ateneo de Davao University College of Law.
 
2007  Author. “Introduction. Double-Checking Mindanao Peace and Development” in Checkpoints and Chokepoints: Learning from Peace and Development Paradigms and Practices in Mindanao. Davao City: Mindanao Studies Consortium Foundation, Inc.
 
2007  Author. “Religion and Corruption: Advocacy for Integrity in Philippine Church and Society” in Communities in Action. Struggle for Peace and Sustainability in Asia. Ed. Mohiuddin Ahmad. Tokyo: International House of Japan.
 
2007  Author. “Asian Face of the Struggle for Integrity” in Communities in Action. Struggle for Peace and Sustainability in Asia. Ed. Mohiuddin Ahmad. Tokyo: International House of Japan.
 
2006  Author. “Ethics and Spirituality of Whistleblowing.” In Aha! Citizen’s Primer on Whistleblowing. Davao City: Ehem! Aha! Technical Working Group. Office of the Ombudsman and the Philippine Province of the Society of Jesus.
 
2005  Senior Editor and Project Team Leader. Mindanao Studies Project – Phase II. (4-Volume Annotated Bibliography of Mindanao Studies and Directory of Mindanao Researchers and Resource Centers). Project of the Mindanao Studies Consortium Foundation, Inc.
 
2005  Author. “Globalization and Indigenous People: Strategizing Identity and Solidarity.” Asian Culture Symposium: Globalization, Regionalism, and Asian Identity. Gwangju, South Korea: May 18 Memorial Cultural Foundation.
 
2005  Author. “Is a Nonkilling Society Imaginable? Celebrating the Question”. In Toward a Nonkilling Filipino Society: Developing an Agenda for Research Policy and Action. Quezon City: The Aurora Aragon Quezon Peace Foundation and Kalayaan College.
 
2005  Compiler/Editor. Sikami’n Lumad: Bagong Panitikan ng Katutubong Mindanaw [New Writings by Indigenous Peoples in Mindanao]. Davao City: Mindanawon Initiatives for Cultural Dialogue.
 
2004  Author. “Popular Spirituality as Cultural Energy.” In Context and Expressions in Filipino Spirituality. Quezon City. Center for Spirituality-
Manila.
 
2003  Compiler, Editor. Sige Daw! Stories of Cancer Survivors and Caregivers. Davao City: Research and Publication Office, Ateneo de Davao University.
 
2003  Publisher. Agham Mindanaw. Journal of Science and Technology. Ateneo de Davao University
 
2003  Author. 'What are we in fieldwork for?' In Moral Critique of Development: In Search of Global Responsibilities. London: Routledge.
 
2003  Co-author. ‘Ang Klarong Sabong: Etika, Estetika ug Epistemolohiya sa Sabong’ In Tambara: Journal of Ateneo de Davao University.
 
2003  Editor, co-author. Ehem! A Manual for Deepening Involvement in Combating Corruption. Davao City: Research and Publications Office, Ateneo de Davao University.
 
2002  Author. “Globalization and Indigenous Peoples: From Politics of Identity to Policy of Solidarity.” Ateneo Law Journal 44:798-813.
 
2002  Co-Editor. Spirit of the Place: An Anthology to Mark the 70th Anniversary of the Sacred Heart Novitiate (1933-2003). Quezon City: Jesuit Communication.
 
2002  Founder. Research and Publication Office. Ateneo de Davao University.
 
2000  Author. Generating Energies in Mount Apo: Cultural Politics in a Contested Environment. (Quezon City: Ateneo de Manila University Press)
 
1993  Author. Sanayan lang ang Pagpatay. (Tagalog Poems) Quezon City: Sikat Publications.
 
1990  Author. Tao Po! Tuloy! Isang Landas ng Pag-unawa sa Loob ng Tao. Quezon City: Office of Research and Publication, Ateneo de Manila University. (Winner National  Book Award, Manila Critics Circle)

Media Production

2015  Lyrics and production consultant. “Tagagising” MTV. Jesuit Communication Foundation. (Forthcoming)

 
2012  Consultant and anchor person. “Good Trip” Video Documentary Film and Comics Magazine on Philippine Social Analysis. Communication Foundation for Asia.
 
2011  Interviewee. “Palabra de Honor” Video Documentary. GMA NewsTV.
 
2011 Original poem adapted in “Sanayan lang ang Pagpatay”. Grand Prize winner. Best Animated Short Film Category H (1-5 mins). Animahenasyon. 5th Philippine Animation Festival. http://www.youtubre.com/watch?v=CNag6u_PsL4
 
2008  Concept and anchor person. “Ang Pagtanggap.”  6-hour Lenten retreat program, ABC5, broadcast nationwide on 20-22 March 2008.
 
2008  Producer/Lyricist. “Bayang May Dangal” Music Video Production. Ehem! Anticorruption Movement and Pag-asa.
 
2008  Producer/Lyricist. “Ipanalo ang Totoo” Music Video Production. Ehem! Anticorruption Movement and Pag-asa.
 
2007  Concept and anchor person. “Ang Pagbabalik.”  6-hour Lenten retreat program, ABC5, broadcast nationwide during Holy Week 2007.
 
2004-2008. Presentor, “Kape’t Pandasal” Television Program, weekly segment in Magandang Umaga Pilipinas, ABS-CBN.
 
2006  Lyricist and concept, “Likhain Mong Muli,” song on integrity, sung by the Cultural Center of the Philippines Grand Chorale, 28 June 2006.
 
2006  Lyrics and concept. “Meme ne Mindanaw,” song and MTV of a lullaby for peace in Mindanao. Funded by ACT for Peace Programme. Davao City.
 
2006  Lyrics and concept. “Ehemplo! MTV on corruption and integrity. Jesuit Communications Foundation, with partial support from USAID.
 
2006  Producer, “Ehemplo!” a video-documentary film on corruption and integrity, funded by USAID for the Ehem Anticorruption movement, in collaboration with the Ateneo de Manila University Center for Social Policy and Advocacy. Directed by Doy del Mundo. Shown during the 2008 Singapore International Film Festival.