Department Faculty list

Maria Divina Garcoa Z. Roldan, Ph.D.


Download: Curriculum Vitae


Associate Professor


Ph.D. in Philippine Studies - University of the Philippines Asian Center

M.A. in Asian Studies - University of the Philippines Asian Center

A.B. in International Studies - Maryknoll College


Other Qualifications/Memberships

  • Member, Pi Gamma Mu International Honor Society in Social Science
  • Philippine Political Science Association
  • Canadian Asian Studies Association

Research Areas

  • governance and information & communications technology (ICT) (digital divide, social media, use of mobile technology for social inclusion)
  • disaster risk reduction and management
  • migrant and organizational studies


  • Please refer to CV
  • Community engagement activities
  • La Salle Adult Formator, Signum Fidei, International Board Member, Project Michaelangelo Foundation, USA

Teaching areas/Classes

  • Introduction to Political Science
  • Development Administration
  • E-Governance
  • Philippine Government & Politics
  • Philippine Development Experience
  • Philippine Foreign Policy


Supervised students

  • Bembie Girado, MA Development Policy, Thesis Topic: Conditional Cash Transfer Implementation on Indigenous Peoples in Agusan del Sur
  • Ma. Milagros Regina Lomotan, Ph.D in Development Studies, Dissertation Topic: Social Protection and Micro enterpreneurs