2015 - Present - Ph.D. in Earth Sciences (Tectonic Geomorphology)

2015 - M.Sc. in Geology

  • University of the Philippines- Diliman

  • Thesis: Ground Deformation Associated with the October 15, 2013 Magnitude 7.2 Bohol Earthquake, Bohol Island, Philippines

  • Supervisor: Mario Aurelio, Ph.D.

2011 - B.Sc. in Geology - University of the Philippines-Diliman



  • Jan 2016 - present Teaching Assistant University of Toronto-Mississauga (UTM), Ontario, Canada

  • Nov 2013 - July 2015 Instructor National Institute of Geological Sciences, University of the Philippines

  • June 2011 - Nov 2013 Teaching Associate National Institute of Geological Sciences, University of the Philippines



  • April- May 2018 Research on Late Quaternary Intraplate Faulting: The Las Chacras Fault Zone, Argentina

  • Sept 2016-present Research on Late Quaternary activity of the La Rinconada Fault Zone, Argentina

  • March-June 2014 Paleoseismic Trenching Study of fault associated with the October 15, 2013-Mw7.2 Bohol Earthquake

  • Oct 2013- June 2014 Ground Rupture Mapping of October 15, 2013-Mw 7.2 Bohol Earthquake

  • May 2013 Ground Rupture Mapping of February 6, 2012-Mw 6.9 Negros Earthquake

  • April 2011-present Active Fault Mapping of Northern and Central Luzon with Dr. Rolly Rimando of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS)



  • American Geophysical Union

  • European Geosciences Union

  • Canadian Geophysical Union

  • Asia Oceania Geosciences Society

  • Geological Society of the Philippines



  • Paleoseismic trenching, Radiocarbon dating, OSL dating

  • Cl-36 and Be-10- Cosmogenic radionuclide surface exposure dating (sampling, sample chemical preparation, and data modelling)

  • RTK and PKP DGPS topographic surveying

  • Seismic reflection profile interpretation

  • Geomorphic Information Systems software (ArcGIS, Global Mapper)

  • Basic programming (MATLAB, R)