Rivera, Temario, PhD

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Professorial Lecturer
Department of Political Science
University of the Philippines Diliman

Chair
Center for People Empowerment in Governance
University of the Philippines Diliman


Professor Temario Rivera is currently Professorial Lecturer in Political Science and former chair of the U.P. Department of Political Science. He finished his A.B. and M.A. at U.P. Diliman and his Ph.D. at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

He has served as the editor-in-chief of the Philippine Political Science Journal for 20 years, the first social science journal in the country to be granted an ISI status and now published by Routledge. He was also recipient of the best social science book award by the National Academy of Science and Technology in 1994 and the Outstanding Social Science Book award by the Manila Critics Circle in 1995.

An author of the multi-awarded book, Landlords and Capitalists (U.P. Press, 1994) and author of 50 journal articles and book chapters. He is currently chair of the Center for People Empowerment in Governance (CenPEG), a research and policy advocacy NGO.