Lecturer in Communication (Digital Media)
School of Communication and Creative Arts of Deakin University, Melbourne Australia

Lecturer in Communication (Digital Media) at the School of Communication and Creative Arts of Deakin University in Melbourne Australia. He has a Ph.D.  in Communication and Media Studies from Monash University, Melbourne Australia. He has a Master of Arts in Development Communication from the University of the Philippines Open University, where he was awarded Gawad Chancellor for the Most Outstanding Student in 2012. He was a Visiting Scholar to the Centre for Mobilities Research in Lancaster University, United Kingdom. He authored the book [Im]mobile Homes: Family Life at a Distance in the Age of Mobile Media, Mobile Communication Series, Oxford University Press and a co-lead author for the book, YouTube and Brokerage of Social Transactions in the Philippines, Asian Visual Cultures Series, Amsterdam University Press. His expertise is in digital literacy – teaching and learning in an online environment; strategies in navigating an online world; lesson plan for digital teaching.