Academic Program Director & Professor Asian Institute of Management
Dr. Marqueza Cathalina Reyes, is an assistant professor at the Asian Institute of Management and Academic Program Director of the Executive Master in Disaster Risk and Crisis Management program.
Dr. Reyes has extensive experience in climate and disaster resilience management. She has worked all over Asia with governments and organizations involved in climate change and disaster risk reduction. She is currently a Senior Technical Advisor for Climate and Disaster Resilience to the Climate Change Commission, under the Office of the President of the Philippines.
She was a Team Lead for the Building Resilient Urban Communities – Asia, a program across ten cities in five countries, under the Urban Climate Change Resilience Trust Fund of the Asian Development Bank and Oxfam.
Dr. Reyes obtained her Doctor of Engineering in Urban Planning from the University of Kassel (magna cum laude) in Germany. She has a Master of Arts in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of the Philippines, where she also earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Geology.