Jalton G. Taguibao, MPM
Assistant Professor
Jalton Taguibao is currently Assistant Professor of Political Science at the Department of Political Science, University of the Philippines-Diliman.

He obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of the Philippines-Diliman in 1998. He also served as a Teaching Associate from 1999-2002. While a candidate for Masters of Arts in Political Science in 2002, he decided to pursue other endeavors and did not proceed with the completion of the degree.

From 2001 to 2004, he served as a technical policy consultant at the Philippine House of Representatives. He also taught at the University of Asia and the Pacific from 2002-2004. Afterwards, he became a member of the faculty at the University of the Philippines Manila teaching courses in Political Science from 2005-2010. Asst. Prof. Taguibao earned the degree, Masters in Public Management from the University of the Philippines-Manila in 2010.

Asst. Prof. Taguibao is currently a PhD student at the Department of Political Science, University of the Philippines-Diliman.
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Political Science), Candidate, University of the Philippines-Diliman, 2010-present
  • Masters in Public Management, University of the Philippines-Manila, 2010
  • Masters of Arts (Political Science), Candidate, University of the Philippines, 2002
  • Bachelor of Arts (Political Science), University of the Philippines-Diliman, 1998
Research Interests
  • Renewable Energy Development
  • Media and Politics
  • Political Theory and Methodology
Courses Handled
  • Social Science II (Social, Economic and Political Thought)
  • Political Science 150 (Philippine National and Local Administration)
  • Political Science 160 (Society, Politics and Government)

Taguibao, J. G. "Responses and Issues on Philippine Renewable Energy Development: A Study on the Philippine Renewable Act of 2008". Pandiwa. Volume 1 (2012), No. 1: College of Arts and Sciences, University of the Philippines, Manila. pp. 20-33.

Taguibao, J. G. "Renewable Energy (RE) Sector Development in the Philippines Based on the Perspectives and Experiences of Selected Industry Managers". Asia Pacific Social Science Review, Volume 10 (2010), No. 2: De La Salle University Press. pp. 78-85.

Taguibao, J. G. "Philippine Economic Policy and the 1997 Asian Financial Crisis". Global Jurnal Politik International, Vol. 1, No. 7. Jakarta: University of Indonesia. pp. 25-30."