Bersales, Jose Eleazar R.

Director | USC Museum
Full Professor


A.B. Sociology minor in Anthropology, University of San Carlos, 1986
M.A. Philippine Studies, University of the Philippines Diliman, 1994
Ph.D. Anthropology, University of San Carlos (sandwich program with New Mexico State University), 2015

Research Interests:

Archaeology, heritage conservation and management, museology, local knowledge and indigenous peoples

Recent Publications:

  1. Mojares, R. B.; Taylor, D. W.; Avila, V. S.; Colamaria, D.; Bersales, J. E. R. 2015. The War in Cebu. Cebu City, Philippines: University of San Carlos Press.
  2. Bersales, J. E. R. 2014. “Looking for Capitan Tawi: Memory and myth-making in Bantayan Island, Cebu” Philippine Quarterly of Culture and Society 41(3-4).
  3. Bersales, J .E. R. 2014. Pagsulay: Churches of Bohol before and after the 2013 earthquake. Cebu City, Philippines: University of San Carlos Press.
  4. Bersales, J. E. R.; Apuhin, C. L. 2013. Salapi: The Numismatic Heritage of the Philippines. Makati City, Philippines: Bank of the Philippine Islands Foundation.

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