Alfred Kristoffer Guiang

Alfred Kristoffer Guiang

Summary

Has a combined 12 years of solid work experience in teaching and communications: seven years in teaching English and Literature in some of the most prestigious academic institutions in the Philippines; and five years doing media work such as press release writing, communication planning, and capacity building, among others. Has gained theoretical knowledge from the premier universities in the country, with concentrations in teaching, literature, communication arts, and professional events management.

Employment History

Work History

Business Journalist

Oct 2014 - Present
Discovery Reports Group LTD

Writes business articles and corporate profiles on global companies for publication on The South China Morning Post-- China's leading newspaper and the most highly awarded news organization in Asia; transcribes interviews; edits articles; proofreads reports; conducts research on companies operating in different sectors and countries

College Instructor

Jul 2015 - Present
Adamson University, College of Education and Liberal Arts

Teaches general courses such as World Literature, English Communication, Public Speaking, Technical English, and Business English to college students; designs curricula and other learning materials in line with the courses handled; develops assessment and evaluation tools to gauge achievement of learning objectives

Web Content Writer

Oct 2014 - Apr 2015
The Science Times, Latinos Post, Latinos Health

Wrote articles on the latest health, science and technology, and entertainment news for posting on The Science Times, Latinos Post, and Latinos Health websites

Information Officer

Jan 2010 - Nov 2014
Presidential Communications Operations Office- Philippine Information Agency

Wrote press releases (news and features) for PIA website (www.pia.gov.ph) posting; prepared information, education and communication (IEC) materials on various government programs, projects and activities for dissemination to media partners; crafted situationer reports, relevant news, and government programs and projects (via SMS) for text blasting to key stakeholders from various sectoral groups; did liaison work and media coverages of local and national events; planned and organized office and inter-agency activities; assisted in the formulation of communication and action plans; hosted media forums and other office and inter-agency activities; conducted trainings on technical writing and other communications-related topics, as necessary

Lecturer

Jun 2010 - Oct 2010
Cosmopoint International Institute of Technology

Taught English Communication and Remedial English to college students; designed curriculum, and constructed exams utilized in the program

Curriculum and Instruction Specialist

Jun 2006 - Jun 2009
Philippine Science High School - Main Campus

Taught English and Literature (Filipino, Asian and African, British and American, and World) to high school students; designed curricula, and constructed exams used in the subject/s; organized enrichment activities to facilitate and reinforce students’ learning of the subject/s

High School English Faculty

Jun 2004 - Jun 2006
De La Salle Zobel School

Taught English and Literature (Filipino, Asian and African, British and American, and World) to high school students; designed curricula, and constructed exams used in the subject/s; organized enrichment activities to facilitate and reinforce students’ learning of the subject/s

Education

Education

Diploma in Professional Events Management

Mar 2011 - Nov 2011
De La Salle College of Saint Benilde

Master of Arts in Literature

Jun 2005 - Mar 2008
Ateneo de Manila University


Bachelor of Secondary Education, Major in English Language and Literary Studies

Jun 1998 - Mar 2003
University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines