Who we are?

Research Center for Social Sciences and Education (RCSSEd) gathers together research associates by research interest groups (RIGs) namely, economics, business and finance studies; language studies; education and leadership studies; studies in psychology, and contemporary social issues researches (covering studies on inter-generational relations; social health; migration, politics and policies; and environmental vulnerability, security, and sustainability). Emerging working groups (WGs) in the fields of linguistic studies and peace and conflict studies are also currently supported by the center. At present, special projects on inclusive education, relevant Catholic church-related matters (CBCP), and finance soundness and literacy (CIMA) are also being undertaken by the center.

Quick Facts

RIGS
11
Researchers
60
RCSSED was created
2017
RCSSED TREE leaves
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Researching the Researchers for the 21st Century: Needs, Challenges, and Productivity – Managing Research Programs

There are lots of challenges in managing research programs and projects. How to ensure that researchers with diverse personalities, perspectives, and opinions will work cohesively and productively as a team constitutes a perennial problem among program and project leaders. No researcher is completely prepared to handle all these. In reality, understanding the scientific rigors of […]

Implications of Family Literacy and International Learning Initiatives on Policy Making and Community Building

The University of Santo Tomas GCRF Family Literacy Team, in partnership with the internationalization Unit of the UST Graduate School, the UST Research Center on Social Sciences and Education, Asia-Pacific Dominican Promoters of Justice, Peace & Integrity of Creation, and the UNESCO Chair in Adult Literacy and Learning for Social Transformation invites you to the […]

Internationalization of Higher Education Institutions Amidst the Covid-19 Pandemic

The University of Santo Tomas Graduate School invites everyone on December 9, 2020 (3:00-5:00 p.m.) to a webinar which opens a discourse on “Internationalization of Higher Education Institutions Amidst the Covid-19 Pandemic.” We are graced with guest speakers across the globe:  Dr. Miguel Antonio Lim from the University of Manchester, Dr Kenny Lind Elmaco of […]

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Research Center for Social Sciences and Education (RCSSED)

 he Research Center for Social Sciences and Education (RCSSEd) gathers together research associates by research interest groups (RIGs) namely, economics, business and finance studies; language studies; education and leadership studies; studies in psychology, and contemporary social issues researches (covering studies on inter-generational relations; social health; migration, politics and policies; and environmental vulnerability, security, and sustainability). Emerging working groups (WGs) in the fields of linguistic studies and peace and conflict studies are also currently supported by the center. At present, special projects on inclusive education, relevant Catholic church-related matters (CBCP), and finance soundness and literacy (CIMA) are also being undertaken by the center.

Thomasian Research Excellence and Engagements (TREE)

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Administrators

Vice-Rector for Research and Innovation

PROF. MARIBEL G. NONATO, PhD

Director

PROF. BELINDA D.V. DE CASTRO, PhD bddecastro@ust.edu.ph

Staff

MS. MA. CARMELITA F. SANTOS
MS. ARABELLA S. MEJORADA
MS. FRANCES GABRIELLE A. CRUZ

Research Interest Groups (RIG)

Business Studies

Community Based Studies

Education and Leadership Studies

Church and Social Issues

Language Based Studies

Life Course and Intergenerational Studies

Politics and Public Policy

Social Health Studies

Psychology Studies

Sustainability Studies