Department of Behavioral Sciences (DBS)


A center of excellence in Behavioral Sciences and health policy, guided by the ideals of  integrity, service, professionalism, nationalism and internationalism.



  • To be the provider and leader of excellent and responsive education, research and service in the Behavioral Sciences and health policy.


Program Offered

  • Bachelor of Arts in Behavioral Sciences
    • The program uses an interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary approach, integrating the fields of Anthropology, Psychology, and Sociology to equip students with the knowledge and skills to understand the dynamics of human behavior and related issues in the context of the Filipino psyche, society and culture.

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Dindo P Cafe, PhD

Assistant Professor

Community Development, Rural Sociology

Ma Teresa G De Guzman, PhD


Sociology, Demography

Leonardo R Estacio Jr, PhD


Community Organizing and Development, Behavioral Health and Addictive Behaviors

Lawrence Archie P Geneta, MA

Assistant Professor

Personality and Clinical Psychology

Laufred I Hernandez, MA


Medical Anthropology, Public Health

Andrea B Martinez, MA

Assistant Professor

Behavioral Science, Trauma-Informed Psychotherapy

Gaea Marelle J Miranda, MS 

Assistant Professor

Clinical Psychology

Marie Diane Y Monsada, MA 

Assistant Professor

Developmental Psychology, Children’s Development

Ma Irene N Quilantang, MA

Assistant Professor

Behavioral Sciences, Applied Behavior Analysis

Nymia P Simbulan, DrPH


Sociology, Public Health

Janelle Rose D Tan,