Investiture of 11th FEU President

68361_547015525314517_814880905_nFar Eastern University will hold the investiture of President Dr. Michael M. Alba on January 28, 2014. This will commence with a Eucharistic celebration at the FEU Chapel starting 4 p.m, and will be followed by an Academic Processional at 5:30 p.m.

The Investiture Ceremony will begin at 6 p.m. in the FEU Auditorium. Dr. Alba is the 11th President of FEU and succeeded Dr. Lydia B. Echauz in October 2012.

Before becoming President of FEU, Dr. Alba served as the dean of the College of Business and Economics of the De La Salle University-Manila from 2001 to 2006. Most recently, he was a senior research fellow and a full-time associate professor at the same university.

He served as the president of the Philippine Economic Society (PES), a non-stock, non-profit professional organization of economists, in 2007. He is a consultant for the Asian Development Bank (ADB),  specializing in microeconometrics, econometrics, economics, human resources and microeconomics.

Dr. Alba holds a Ph.D. in Applied Economics from Stanford University. He earned his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the Ateneo de Manila University and the University of the Philippines, respectively.