Journalism Professor and Associate Dean
College of Mass Communication, UP Diliman

Professor of Journalism at the College of Mass Communication, University of the Philippines and current Associate Dean of the college. She is concurrently the Editor-in-chief of the academic journal of the Asian Congress for Media and Communication. She holds a M.S. Journalism with a New Media concentration from Columbia University, New York under the Fulbright program and a doctorate in Public Administration from UP. She is an award-winning journalist and has authored several articles and books, including textbooks in Media Literacy and the Internet as a Mass Medium.