Dela Cruz, Leland Joseph R.

Dr. Leland Joseph R. Dela Cruz is Assistant Professor of the Development Studies Program and served as its Director from January 1999 to May 2014. He currently serves as Associate Dean for Student Formation of the Ateneo de Manila University’s Loyola Schools. He finished his Masters in Economics at the Ateneo de Manila University and his Ph.D. in Sociology at the University of the Philippines-Diliman. His research interests include social change management and social innovation, social entrepreneurship, service-learning and social formation strategies, and institutional analyses.
Full Time
Administrative Position: 

Associate Dean for Student Formation (1 June 2019 - 31 May 2022)

Contact No.: 
8426 6001 local 5033

Faculty Position: 
Assistant Professor
Courses Taught: 

DEV 100.1 Perspectives in Development: Economics
DEV 106.1 Community Development and Social Change