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Finaflor F. Taylan

 

   Assistant Professor 3
   Faculty of Management and Development Studies
   UP Open University

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                                                            Faculty of Management and Development Studies
                                                            UP Open University
                                                            4031 Los Banos, Laguna, Philippines 

 

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Profile
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Finaflor F. Taylan is an Assistant Professor of the Faculty of Management and Development Studies of the UP Open University. Her main research interests include: social work; development; social programs and services; human rights; social justice, welfare, governance, poverty, marginalization; community development and basic sectors of society.

She graduated with a degree of Bachelor of Science in Social Work (magna cum laude), and finished her Master of Social Work in the University of the Philippines Diliman.

 

Media Expertise
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Finaflor F. Taylan welcomes media inquiries on:

social, economics and political structures and processes; social work theory and practice; social research; social administration and supervision; as well as human behavior and social change. 

 

Researches and Publications
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Researches

Social Work Education of UPOU towards Openness Competency Needs and Observed Realities of Social Workers and Development Workers: Implications to the Social Work Program of UP Open University. 

Participatory Action Research (PAR) on Child Care in San Juan, Batangas (with Rio Grace Otara)

Learning from the Ground: Urban Young people; Actors of Change?  The Case of Quezon City October 2004www.cordaidpartners.com/upload/Research/Participation/PhilippinesFinalreport.pdf  

Publications

A Proposed Model on Integrative Wellbeing of People and Communities. Journal of Nature Studies 13 (1): 58-69; ISSN: 1655-3179 . http://journalofnaturestudies.org/files/58-69Taylan.pdf

Filipino Social Work Educators Unite to Advance a More Responsive Social Work Education IFSW Newsletter Asia and Pacific Region; Issue 2 https://www.jacsw.or.jp/06_kokusai/IFSW/files/IFSWAP%20Newsletter%20December%202012.pdf

Integrative Model on Migration. International Social Work Conference 2012 Conference Proceedings. http://umexpert.um.edu.my/file/publication/00011926_89244.pdf

To Move or Not to Move?: A Model in Response to Housing Problem. Luceat: Faculty Journal of St. Bridget College, College Department,  Batangas City Volume VI No. 1 2011

Respecting Diversity, Mobilizing for Equality towards Social Transformation. CSWCD Magazine UP Diliman . April 2009 Vol. IX, No.1

Tracing the Roots of a Community Foundation: The Story of Pondong Pinoy (with Lourdes Didith Mendoza). Small Changes, Intersect Magazine April – June 2006, pp. 9-11

Pondo ng Pinoy: Changing Times, One Crumb at a Time (with Fermin Adriano, Gemma Rita Marin, and Ronna Mercado). Small Changes, Intersect Magazine April – June 2006, pp. 12-16

Stifled No More? (with Rosary Diane B. Maligalig and Diana Jean V. Moraleda) Which Way to the Truth? The National Situationer, Intersect Magazine October- December 2005, pp. 12-16

From the Babe’s Mouth. Facing Poverty, Intersect Magazine January – March 2005, pp. 34-36

 

Public Service
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Member, Working Committee on the Asia-Pacific Regional Amplification of the Global Social Work definition

Director, Office of Gender Concerns UPOU

Secretary General, Asian Association of Women’s Studies (AAWS) 

Project team member,  trainer and coach
NASWEI-UNICEF Project on Increasing the Capacity of Local Government Social Workers on Case Management vis-à-vis Child Protection in Yolanda-affected areas
May 2014- May 2015

Member, Professional Regulation Commission Screening Committee 
June 2013- June 2014

Speaker/Organizer
Trainings on social work and gender 

 


Announcements

Diploma in Social Work

  • Human Behavior & Social Environment Social Welfare Policies and Research ( October 8, 2018)
  • Social Work Profession and Practice Social Agency , Leadership and Management ( October 10, 2018 )

 

Master of Social Work

  • Human Behavior & Social Environment Social Welfare Policies and Research (October 8, 2018)
  • Social Work Profession and Practice Social Agency, Leadership and Management (October 10, 2018 )
  • Area of Specialization ( October 12, 2018)

 

Master of Environment and Natural Resources Management

  • General Field (October 19, 2018)
  • Major Field (October 20, 2018)

 

Master of Public Management

  • General Field (November 12, 2018)
  • Public Policy and Program Administration (Novermber 14 , 2018)
  • Local Government and Regional Administration (LGRA) and Voluntary Sector Management (VSM) (November 16, 2018)

 

Master of Arts in Nursing

  • Content (January 10, 2019 )
  • Methodology (January 12 , 2019)

 

Master of ASEAN Studies (January 11, 2019)

 

FMDS Comprehensive Examination Date Schedule (2nd semester 2017-2018)

Diploma in Social Work

  • Human Behavior & Social Environment Social Welfare Policies and Research (May 14, 2018)
  • Social Work Profession and Practice Social Agency , Leadership and Management (May 16, 2018 )

Master of Social Work

  • Human Behavior & Social Environment Social Welfare Policies and Research (May 14, 2018)
  • Social Work Profession and Practice Social Agency, Leadership and Management (May 16, 2018 )
  • Area of Specialization (May 18, 2018)

Master of Environment and Natural Resources Management

  • General Field (May 29, 2018)
  • Major Field (May 31, 2018)

Master of Public Management

  • General Field (May 28, 2018)
  • Public Policy and Program Administration (May 30, 2018)
  • Local Government and Regional Administration (LGRA) and Voluntary Sector Management (VSM) (June 1, 2018)

Master of Arts in Nursing

  • Content (June 5, 2018 )
  • Methodology (June 7, 2018 )

Master of ASEAN Studies (July 6, 2018)

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