Mary Janet M. Arnado

Mary Janet M. Arnado

Field of award: Sociology

Year awarded: 2010

Division: Social Sciences


In recognition of her significant scientific research work on women and migration, which ranged from internal to the international migration of Filipinos to Germany and Singapore for work or for marriage to the internal displacement of men and woemen in Mindanao due to violent conflict.  She has employed both quantitative and qualitative methods to examine the experiences of the oppression of largely women and of men migrants in various types of geographical movements due to labor, marriage, and war. The Research Institute for Gender and Women, which Dr. Arnado established in Bukidnon, has sparked increase in academic and research interest in sociology and gender studies in Mindanao.

Current Position: Founding President, Research Institute for Gender and Women, Inc.;Editorial Board Member, Liceo Journal of Higher Education Research

Office Address: Purok 2 Kalasungay, Malaybalay City 8700

Education: PhD (Sociology) Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 2002; MA (Health Social Science), De La Salle University Manila 1997; BS (Development Communication) Xavier University 1991

Curriculum Vitae: janet-arnado_cv2013