Dr. Alejandro Sapitan Bernardo facilitates teacher and student trainings, conducts research, and delivers lectures on English Language Teaching (ELT) and education-related trends and issues across and outside the country. He is a full-time and a tenured member of the faculty of the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Department of English where he has just recently been promoted to Associate Professor 4. He served as the Faculty Secretary and the Coordinator for Internationalization of the UST Graduate School from November 2013 to December 2019 and August 2017 to July 2020, respectively.
His most recent chapter publications include: “An Endocentric Approach for Teaching English Grammar” published by Springer, “Teaching (in) Philippine English” published by Routledge, and “World Englishes and Knowledge Construction” published by Routledge.
At present, he is the Vice-Dean of the UST Faculty of Arts and Letters. Further, he sits as Associate Editor of the Asian Journal of English Language Studies, the international refereed and official journal of the UST Department of English and as President of the Linguistic Society of the Philippines (LSP), the premiere organization of linguists and language practitioners in the country.