Dr. Hector John T. Manaligod is an Associate Professor at the Dela Salle University-College of Saint Benilde’s School of Management and Information Technology.

He holds a masteral’s degree in Measurement and Evaluation (University of the Philippines, Diliman) where he was awarded best thesis for ¬†“Computer-Aided Item Analysis and Item Banking using Likert Scales”.

Under the scholarship program of the Erasmus Mundus, he finished his doctoral degree in Communications in the Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Spain where earned the distinction of “cum laude”.

Professor Manaligod started his computer career in the 7os and still actively engaged with the ICT profession as consultant. He wrote articles about the various methods of data encryption and data compression and research on Information and Technology Integration for Education covering public secondary schools in Metro Manila in 2012.

He is currently a member of the Chief Information Officers Forum of the Philippines and Philippine Society of IT Educators.