Oscar H. Malaco, Jr.

Field of Study / Research: MA Communication

Program: Fulbright - CHED Scholarship Program


Philippine Affiliation: University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City

U.S. Affiliation: State University of New York – Albany, Albany, NY

Educational Background
Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communication
Magna Cum Laude
June 2015
University of the Philippines-Diliman
Department of Speech Communication and Theatre Arts
August 2015-present

Performance Studies International
Member, 2015-present
Research Involvement & Interests
CHED Research Grant
Challenges and Prospects on the Teaching of Oral Communication in Grades 11 for the K-12 Program
Implemented in Bohol, Philippines
October 2016- December 2017

Research Interests: Indigenous Communication, Rhetoric and Gender, Queer Performance, Performance of Identities, Body Politics, Gender and Sexuality, Maguindanao Culture and Tradition
Research Studies & Academic Conferences
“Ato-ato Ra Ni”: Performance of Leadership of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte
23rd Performance Studies International Conference
Hamburg, Germany
June 2017

Communicating Kabaklaan as a Gender Identity in the Philippine Context
4th Speech Communication Organization International Conference
Boracay Islands, Philippines
May 2016

Ang Buhay na Bato: A Narrative of Taviran Maguindanao
10th NAKEM International Conference on Indo-Pacific Language and Literature
Paoay, Ilocos, Philippines
May 2015

Retelling Maguindanao: The Narrative of Sultan Diglalang
5th National Communication Research Conference
Baguio City, Philippines
November 2017

Bakla, bakla Paano Ka Ginawa: (Re) construction of the Bakla
University of the Philippines Diliman Gender Office Forum and Conference
Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
September 2015