ROQUE ‘YUSUF’ SANTOS MORALES

Mobile Phone 0932 899-9609 E-mail: queroph@gmail.com. Objective: Professional development as part of a bigger institution to both contribute and learn from my experiences within the institution. To share my background as Consultant in the fileds of Educational Management, Students Curricular Development and Alternative Education Methodologies, and as ICT Educator Current Work  Private Educational Consultant  Senior Fellow, Philippine Institute for Peace, Violence and Terrorism Research (PIPVTR)  Senior fellow, Institute for Comparative and Advanced studies (ICAS)  Visiting Professor on Islamic Studies, Al-Qalam Institute for Islamic Identities, Ateneo De Davao University

Professional Affiliations (Present and Past: Selected )        Royal Historian, National Historical Commission, Sulu Sultanate Darul Islam Member, Inter-Agency Task Force on Maddrassah and Islamic Studies Education (2009 -present) Board of Directors, Member Asia America Initiatives (Non-Profit Community Based NGO that operates in the Philippines) Guest Lecturer, Youth Leadership Program. (composite government agency Project)2009-2010 Member, Technical Educational Vocational Schools Association of the Philippines Member, Young Moro Professionals Network (former Executive Director, 2003-2005) Member, Strategic Research Institute Consultants 1

Member, Computer Professionals Union

Significant Professional Accomplisments: (selected):  Participated in the team that designed the AB Islamic studies curriculum being mandated and implmented by the new memorandum from the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Responsible for the conceptualization of the Language Skills Institute of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Responsible for the adoption of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) as part of the technical curricular and knowledge requirements in both Computer hardware servicing NC II, Animation NC III and Programmin NC IV in Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Supervised and Managed the upgrading, certification of the school, its Technical Instructors and faculty of the Asian Academy of Business and Computers Part of the Management team that developed AABC from a 3room traning center to become the first Muslim College duly recognized by the government in the National Capital Region and establishing 2 off-site Campuses of AABC (Cavite and Puerto Princesa Palawan) Supervised the implementation of the Blended learning (online and face to face classes) and spearheaded it by implementing the blended learning program in AABC and the framework for the online learning system of AABC. Developed Training modules for the Youth Leadership summit spearheaded by the National Counter Terrorism Unit, office of the National Security Adviser and the National Youth Commission Developed Training Modules for the Lakbay Kapayapaan Peace project of the Asia America Initiative. Developed and Popularized Islamic Studies familiarization subjects and lectures for uniformed personnel of the Armed forces of the Philippines.

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September 2010-March 2011 Dean for Academic Affairs Full-time Educational Consultant and Professor Al-Mustafa International College January 2009-2010 Consultant, Youth Leadership Summit Project Deradicalization Program Office of the President January 2005-December 20010 Consultant to the Chairman of the Technical Panel Technical Working Group, Technical Panel on Islamic Studies Office of Commissioner Luningning Misuarez Umar, Ed.D,Al-Hajj Commision on Higher Education October 2005 to October 2010 School Administrator ASIAN ACADEMY OF BUSINESS AND COMPUTERS St. Martins Bldg Westpoint Street Aurora Cubao, Quezon City 2004 January -2005 December Institute of Islamic Studies, University of the Philippines Researcher and Teaching Assistant to Dr. Mashur BG Jundam (Dean Insitute of Islamic Studies)  Do Research work for Dr. Jundam in relation to his teaching and university research work  Prepare his teaching materials and complile his graduate student's reports and grades April 26, 2004-March 2005 3

ESL Instructor, TOP Language Center Don Antonio Heights, Q.C.  Responsible for teaching holistic English Grammar and Language utilizing modern TESL (teaching English as a Second Language) strategies and Methods to Korean students.  Assigned to teach English grammar, vocabulary, conversational English, writing and English idioms subjects.  Design and develop curriculum intended to teach English as a Second Language. 2004 January -2005 December Philippine Human Report, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Q.C.  PROJECT RESEARCH ASSISTANT for Dr. Morada ( Dean, College of Social Sciences and Philosophy)  Do field research work in relation to migration and conflict spillover due to low intensity conflicts.  Prepare progress and evaluation reports  Do other task as requested by research proponent. January 2003-December January 2005 Executive Director, Young Moro Professionals Network  Organized and oversaw the organizational initiatives along its mission and vision through the conduct of charitable, sociocultural and educational activities like Religious fairs, orientation, community oriented advocacies.  Represented the organization in different activities as its First Executive Director  Oversaw the initiative in the acreditation registration and formal recognition of YMPN both in the government and nongovernment and civil society community

January 1998-2000 Editorial Staff, Zamboanga Star.  Prepare and edit news, feature articles and press releases  Cover news events within the Zamboanga, Basilan, Sulu Areas

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1995-2000 Personal Liason Officer of Ulama League of the Philippines (personally reporting to Dr. Amilussin Jumaani (Secretary General Ulama League of the Philippines).  Organized and oversaw the organizational initiatives along its mission and vision through the conduct of charitable, sociocultural and educational activities like Religious fairs, orientation, community oriented advocacies.  Represented the organization in different activities as its on behalf of its officers in legal transactions and oversaw the initiative in the acreditation registration and formal recognition of organization both in the government and non-government and civil society community Languages Spoken: Fully profficient: English, Chavacano, Bisaya, Tagalog, Tausog, Samal, Yakan, Functionally literate (can read , write and fairly understand): Spanish, Bahasa ,Arabic, Farsi

Monographs/publications written (Selected): “A Teachers contextualization of the relationship between Knowledge and faith and the process of using them to give meaning and purpose to Mans life”. Conference Paper for the International Symposium organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Science and Culture, “KNOWLEDGE, FAITH, MORALITY AND THE FUTURE OF HUMANITY”.October 1-5, 2010 Istanbul Turkey Islamic Pluralism as a Basis of Educational Philosophy for Educators, Conference paper to be presented at the Conference on “Islam, Childhoods, and Building Cultures of Peace in Southeast Asia Conference” 29-30 September 2010, University of the Philippines “Using the tools of Islamic Pluralism and Moderation as tools for Interreligious Dialogue and a basis for a subculture of todays Muslim youth. Experiences, realizations and 5

conclusions.” Conference Paper presented last 2009 National Conference on Interfaith Dialogue in the Philippines: New Thinking, New Concepts in Interfaith Dialogue in the Philippines:Spotlight on the Youth on 26-28 November 2009 at the De La Salle University- Manila. Islamic Pluralism as a tool for understanding others (conference paper presentation ); Theories and Practices of Interfaith Dialogue in the Philippines,, Dela Salle University Manila Philippines 24-26 April 2008 Islamic resurgence, a catharsis of a paradigm undefined, Research paper presented to the Institute of Islamic Studies-University of The Philippines, 2004 “A study on the practices of Temporary Marriage (Mutah) Secret Marriage (kawin Duwa-Ruwa) in Manila Golden Mosque Compound ,MGMCC Quaipo Manila”Research paper presented to the Institute of Islamic Studies-University of The Philippines, 2004 “A Comparison of the Laws of Inheritance among the Five Schools of Islamic Law” Research paper presented to the Institute of Islamic Studies-University of The Philippines, 2004 REDEFINING THE BANGSAMORO STRUGGLE IN THE LIGHT OF CONTEMPORARY EVENTS. http://shamanking_ph.blogs.friendster.com/my_blog/2005/06/redefini ng_the_.html Revised CHED Islamic Studies Curriculum 2007 ,Commission on Higher Education, Philippines AABC Arabic Language Manual 2007. Asian Academy of Business and Computers, Quezon City Philippines Manual on Islamic Psychology, September 2007,Asian Academy of Business and Computers, Quezon City Philippines Other Selected Unpublished manuscripts (published on the web: www.scribd.com/queroph a online publisher for scholarly articles) Islamic Pluralism as a Basis for Muslim living, Unpublished manuscript (booklet form), January 2010 (published on scribd.com/queroph) Looking at a constructive Analysis at the Madrassah Paradigm in the view of Preventing Radicalization in the Philippines, Policy paper

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written for the Inter-agency task force on madrassah and Islamic studies July 12, 2010 Accountability from a Muslim's persepective, unpublished monograph, 2010 (published on scribd.com/queroph) A commentary on the Maddrasah Curriculum framework, unpublished article, 2010 (published on scribd.com/queroph) Radicalization in the Paradigm of Filipino Muslims, unpublished manuscript (book) 2010 (published in scribd.com/queroph) A look into the Paradigm of Islamic thought and its relationship with Radicalism, unpublished manuscript (article), 2010 (published on scribd.com/queroph) Looking at Intra-faith Muslim dialogues, Is Islamic Pluralism an answer, unpublished manuscript, 2010 (published on scribd.com/queroph) Muslim Filipinos in the Context of Shiism, Past Present Forward. unpublished manuscript (published on scribd.com/queroph) What we should do to help Islam in the Philippines, unpublished manuscript (essay), (published on scribd.com/queroph) Travellers waiting along the Train station of Light collection of essays,unpublished manuscript, 2010 (published on scribd.com/queroph) Pushing the Islamic Spirit in the context of Islamic Pluralism (essay),unpublished manuscript, 2009 (published on scribd.com/queroph) What we should do to help Islam in the Philippines ,2009 (essay), unpublished manuscript (published on scribd.com/queroph) Redefining the Bangsamoro struggle , 2005 (essay)unpublished manuscript (published on scribd.com/queroph) Other Unpublished Manuscripts (currently being edited and corrected)

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Isang Pagpapakilala sa Islam (an Introduction to Islam , Filipino book for converts) 66 pages Isang Talambuhay ng Propeta ( Biography of the Prophet Muhammad (SAWA), Filipino) 60 pages Introduccion por Islam ((an Introduction to Islam , Chavacano book for converts) 66 pages Una Biografia del Profeta ( Biography of the Prophet Muhammad (SAWA), Chavacano) 60 pages Islam Y Christianismo (Islam and Christianity, Chavacano) 50 pages Islamic Revival, a Paradigm of a Concept undefined (a research monograph in book form English) Website Administrator of the Following Websites: www.aabc.tk website of Asian Academy of Business and Computers www.freewebs.com/asianacademyofbusinesscomputers : a alternative site of the AABC website www.freewebs.com/truthreavealed: a website on Islamic Studies http://mafatihulhikmah.blogspot.com/ : a blog dedicated to Islamic Studies http://strategicresearchinstitute.blogspot.com/: website of an Nongovernmental organization that conducts papers and researches both in geopolitics and Islamology (islamic sociology) http://lamundofloss.blogspot.com/ : a personal web blog focusing on Issues on Information Technology. Skills and Competencies     Computer Literate (MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Windows Publisher, UbuntuLinux and other open source Software) Web Administration and hosting Technical Writing (preparation of research proposal, technical papers and modules) News Writing and editing 8

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Research and Background Investigation Strategic Research Consultancy Instructional Materials Development (TESL)

Government Examination Taken  Civil service grades Civil Service Eligible Average: 84 Taken : November 2004 Selected Conferences/Seminars/Trainings Attended Resource Person, “Lakbay Kapayapaan Facilitators Trainors Training”, Organized by the Office of the Presidential Assistant on Peace Process and Asia America Initiatives, April 10,2010 at Civilian Military Affairs Office Training School, Fort Bonifacio Taguig City. Resource Person, “2nd Muslim Youth Camp” , Camp Capinpin Tanay Rizal, March 31-April 5, 2009 Resource Speaker, topic “Reflections on Workplace and Career pathing Key to sucessful employment”, March 19, 2010. Organized by the BBTE Department, Polytechnic University of the Philippines, Commonwealth Avenue Quezon City Paper Presentor, 2009 National Conference on New Thinking,New Concepts of Interfaith Dialogue in The Philippines:Spotlight on the Youth. Novermber 26-28,2009 De La Salle University, Taft Manila. Resource speaker, “Ethical Considerations throughout the Tapestry of HR systems” Workshop Seminar, October 24,2009. Organized by the HRDM department, Polytechnic University of the Philippines Resource Person on the topics : Fundamentals and Pillars of Islamic Faith,Islamic Pluralism as a basis of understanding, Moderation In Islam, Commonalities and differences in Islam and Christianity; National Youth Leadership Summit,National Youth Commission (dates)August 2-4 (Cotabato City),August 6-9 (Tubod Lanao Del Norte), August 12-14 (Polomoloc South Cotabato); 2009

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Lead Facilitator, “The Kick-off, The Workshop of Internet Cafe Owners and Operators,” Organized by Intel Philippines, May 27,2009, Max Restaurant Gateway Mall Cubao Quezon City. Resource Person,topic, “IT Tools for Educators”, “Workshop on Trends in the development in Science and Mathematics” Organized by the Computer Professionals Union and Ibon Foundation, 15 May 2009 Balay Kalinaw University of the Philippines Diliman Quezon City. Participant ,Waging Peace Philippines 4,Social Development Complex Auditorium, Ateneo De Manila University, Loyola Heights Quezon City December 8-9,2008 Participant, Power and Rights, Unesco Conference on Celebration of World Philosophy Day, Social Development Complex Auditorium, Ateneo De Manila University, Loyola Heights Quezon City, 20 November 2008 Participant, TEVSAPHIL-QC TVET Forum,October 15,2008, organized by TESDA, Grand Eastern Hotel, Quezon Avenue, Quezon City Participant, “Celebrating the Teaching of Social Studies for the 21'st century”, Karunungan Festival 2 Conference, Maria Montessori Hall, OB Montessori Center Incorporated, Greenhills San Juan, August 29-30 2008 Conference Presentor, Theories and Practices of Interfaith Dialogue in the Philippines,, Dela Salle University Manila Philippines 24-26 April 2008 Participant, Waging Peace Philippines 3, Social Development Complex Auditorium, Ateneo De Manila University, Loyola Heights Quezon City, December 6-7, 2007 Participant, 2nd Karunungan Festival, “Celebrating the Teaching of Social Sciences for the 21st Century”, August 29-30, 2008.Organized by the Social and Human Sciences committee of the UNESCO National Commission of the Philippines, Maria Montessori Hall,OB Montessori Center Inc, Greenhills San Juan Participant,”Tek-Bok Agenda 2007” TESDA Womens Center, Taguig City Philippines, November 2007

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Participant, “Islam and the rule of Law Forum”, July 4, 2007 Bulkwagang Salam, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City Participant, “TVET in Nurturing Communities” Technological Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), Manila Hotel, January 10,2007 Participant, AABC Faculty Training on Free and Open Source Software, October 20-21, Institute for Popular Democracy,Teachers Village Diliman Quezon City Resource Speaker, “Forum on Educating for International Understanding”, September 7 and 9, PNU Cafeteria, Philippine Normal University, Manila Resource Speaker, ECU-INTERFAITH FORUM, Episcopal Church of the Philippines, Trinity College, Q.C. April 2005 Resource Speaker, SEMINAR WORKSHOP ON ORGANIZATION GOAL SEETING, Access Computer and Technical Colleges, Cubao, Quezon City, March 16, 2005 Participant, BSGn Program for BUILDING TRANSFORMATIVE COMMUNITIES, CAPWIP Manila, January 28,-February 28, 2005 Participant, TRAINNG ON PUBLIC SERVICE ETHICS AND ACCOUNTABILITY SEVEN HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE, CAPWIP Institute for Gender, Governance and Leadership, Manila, February 7-10, 2005 Resource Speaker, LEADERSHIP AND VALUES FORMATION through BORDERLESS EDUCATION, Access Computer and Technical Colleges, Cubao, Quezon City, October 14, 2005 Participant, Certificate of Completion, SHARI’AH TRAINING PROGRAM (special paralegal training), Supreme Court of the Philippines & Office of the President OMA, University of the Philippines, Q.C. Previous Community Engagements: 2005-present, Stop the War Coalition Mindanao Peace Weavers Waging Peace Network , United religions Initiative

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2003-2005, Young Moro professionals Network 2000-2003 -Liason Officer, Bangsamoro Peoples Bureau, Manila Manila Coordinator, Bangsamoro Successor Generation Network (BSGN) 1998-2000 Youth Organizer, Movement for the Advancement of Students Power (MASP); Zamboanga City/Region 9. Character References    Luningning Misuarez-Umar,Commissioner, former Commissioner on Commission on Higher Education Commodore Joel “Abdul Aziz” S. Garcia, PCG, PhD. Philippine Coast Guard Karen Tanada, Peace Advovate, GZO Peace Institute, Social Development Complex Auditorium, Ateneo De Manila University, Loyola Heights Quezon City

Personal Data Age: 39 yrs. Old Birth date: June 24, 1975 Birth place: Pampanga Gender: Male Status: Married

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