PSSC Administrator

WE ARE HIRING | Project Officer

The Philippine Social Science Council (PSSC) is looking for an individual who can perform the following functions: Collaborate with project team in the development of the training materials Administer and process the pre-test and post-test results Take the lead in the administration, processing and analysis of the training evaluation Liaise with the trainors, documentors and …

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Congratulations Dr. Filomin C. Gutierrez, recipient of this year’s NAST Outstanding Book Award

The Philippine Social Science Council extends its sincerest and heartfelt congratulations to Dr. Filomin C. Gutierrez for being this year’s recipient of the NAST Outstanding Book Award. Dr. Gutierrez is the editor of the book, “Crime and Punishment: Beyond Politics and Spectacle” The book is available at the PSSC Bookshop. You may also watch Dr. …

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WE ARE HIRING! | Librarian/Knowledge Management Officer!

JOB VACANCY JOB TITLE Librarian and Knowledge Management Officer SECTION Program Development and Management Section REPORTS TO Head, PDMS Functions Manage the PSSC Knowledge Management and Resource Center. Recommend and implement revision to Frank X. Lynch SJ Library and Book Center operations. Digitize the Frank X. Lynch SJ Library resources. Maintain all online databases and …

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Preventing Pandemics: Future Directions of the Social Sciences in Global Health | A Roundtable Discussion

With the COVID-19 pandemic exposing the long-standing stark global inequalities and fragilities, how can we prevent another global medical crisis? The Philippine Social Science Council and the Asia Pacific Rim University Global Health Program presents a roundtable discussion entitled, “Preventing Pandemics: Future Directions of the Social Sciences in Global Health” on 3 June, 9:00-10:30 AM …

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Demographic Correlates of Late-Life Depression in the Philippines: Exploring Gender Differences by Sanny Afable | 1st LMS Prize

On 6 April 2022, Sanny Boy D. Afable of the UP Population Institute was awarded the Philippine Social Science Council’s 1st Loretta Makasiar Sicat Prize for the Social Sciences for his thesis titled “Demographic Correlates of Late-Life Depression in the Philippines: Exploring Gender Differences.” Watch now:

Living together in precarious times: COVID-19 in the Philippines by Dr. Gideon Lasco | 2022 VAMERA

On 2 March 2022, Dr. Gideon Lasco, Board Member of Ugnayang Pang-Agham Tao (UGAT), was conferred the Philippine Social Science Council’s 9th Virginia A. Miralao Excellence in Research Award (VAMERA) for his article titled “Living together in precarious times: COVID-19 in the Philippines,” published in “Viral Loads: Anthropologies of urgency in the time of COVID-19” …

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CALL FOR APPLICATIONS | Gelia Castillo Award for Research on Social Innovations in Health

CALL FOR APPLICATIONSGelia Castillo Award for Research on Social Innovations in Health The call for applications for the Gelia Castillo Award for Research on Social Innovations in Health (GCARSIH) 2022 is now open. The Gelia Castillo Award for Research on Social Innovations in Health (GCARSIH) aims to recognize the outstanding social innovations that address persistent, …

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Inclusive Governance: Gateways to Sustainable Futures (15-17 June 2016)

The Eight NSSC adapted “Inclusive Governance: Gateways to Sustainable Futures” as the theme and was held outside of Metro Manila for the first time on 15-17 June 2016. The Lyceum of the Philippines University-Batangas accepted PSSC’s invitation to co-organize the Congress. This conference brought together academics, practitioners, and students from various social science disciplines and …

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