Scientist Profile


Ricardo T. Jose

Outstanding Young Scientist (1987)

Expertise: History, History, Area Study, Military History, Japanese Occupation of the Philippines, Diplomatic History of Asia

Dr. Ricardo Jose is recognized for his outstanding academic achievements and contributions to knowledge specifically the understanding of military history and the Japanese occupation in the country.


Assistant Professor, Department of History, University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City


    • Philippine National Historical Society, Lifetime Member
    • Philippine Historical Association, Member
    • Philippine Institute for Military History, Chapter Member
    • Memore Manila 1945 Foundation, Member and Secretary
    • Japan-Southeast Asia Forum, Secretary and Co-Chair
    • Forum for the Survey of Records Concerning the Japanese Occupation of the Philippines, Member
    • Southeast Asia Research Group, Japan Institute for International Affairs, Tokyo, Member
    • Association of Southeast Asian History (Tonan Ajia Shi Gakkai), Japan, Member
    • Association of Military History (Guniji Shi Gakkai), Japan, Member


    • Defenders of Bataan And Corregidor, Reseacher, 1977 - 1982
    • Metro Manila Symphony Orchestra, Researcher, 1977 - 1982
    • Uviversity of the Philippines, Research Associate, 1983
    • University of the Philippines , Clark Field, Lecturer, 1981
    • University of the Philippines, San Fernando, Lecturer, 1980 - 1981
    • University of the Philippines Institute of Mass Communication, Senior Lecturer (Journalism), 1979 - 1992
    • Department of History, Lecturer, 1979 - 1988
    • Department of History, Instructor, 1985 - 1992
    • Assistant Professor, Department of History, 1992


    • Research Grant for the project: Production and purification of the 60 RD antigen..., UP Manila, 1998
    • Research Fund for the project: Genetic characterization of rifampicin resistant Myco bacterium..., Essential National Health Research, 1998
    • Research Grant for the project: Diagnosis of tuberculous meningistis using polymerase chain..., Philippine Society for Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, 1998
    • Dr.Elpidio Gamboa Professorial Chair in Infectious Diseases, UP College of Medicine, 1997
    • Research Grant for the project: Efficacy of Mycobacterium vaccae as as immunotherapeutic agent ...., PCHRD, -
    • Research Grant for the project: Clinical, microbiologic radiologic and pathologic features of....., PCHRD, -
    • 2nd Most Outstanding Research Paper Award, Philippine College of Chest Physician, 1993
    • Research Grant for two projects: Diagnosis of TB meningitis and efficacy of Mycobacterium vaccae..., Astra Foundation for Continuing Medical Research, 1994
    • 2nd Most Outstanding Paper Award: Diagnosis of TB meningitis using ELISA utilizing the 30 RD ...., Dept. of Internal Medicine, UP-PGH, -
    • Most Outstanding Research Paper Award, Philippine College of Physicians, 1993
    • Outstanding Young Scientist Award (History /Area Study), NAST-DOST, 1997


    • A Chapter for Philippine Army Centennial History book [COMPLETED]
    • Editing and annotating Filipino works relating to Filipino socio-political thought during the second world war and Japanese occupation [COMPLETED]
    • Editing and annotating key correspondense of Jose P. Laurel [COMPLETED]
    • Editing and revising my dissertation for publication by U.P. in press [COMPLETED]
    • Editing and revising several of my conference papers for publication in foreign book [COMPLETED]
    • History of the armed forces of the Philippines [COMPLETED]
    • The Japanese Period of the revised Philippine Heritage series [COMPLETED]


    • University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa Japan, Japanese Language and Japanese History, 1987
    • University of the Philippines, Diliman Quezon City, A.B. History, 1990
    • University if the Philippines, Diliman Quezon City, M.A. History, 1990
    • University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, Japanese Language Intensive Course, March 1990
    • Tokyo University of Foriegn Studies,, Tokyo, Japan, PH.D. History/ Area Studies,, March 1995


    • Jose R.T., (1980) Misleading Guide Book
    • The Review , No. (1):
    • Jose R.T., (1980) On the Road to World War III "
    • The Review Volume 3, No. (3):
    • Jose R.T., (1980) Good Friday Christmas"
    • The Review Volume 3, No. (6):
    • Jose R.T., (1981-1945) Death of a City"
    • The Review Volume 4, No. (2):
    • Jose R.T., (1981) Something to be Proud of."
    • The Review Volume 4, No. (8):
    • Jose, R.T., () Have We Forgotten?
    • The Review Volume 5(2):
    • Jose R.T., (1983) The State of Military History Writing in the Philippines
    • Army Historical Review
    • Jose R,T., (1984) The Commonwealth Army, Part I
    • Bulletin of the American Historical Collection
    • Jose, R.T., (1986) Background Notes to the Philippines Revolution of
    • In The Tempest to Asia
    • Jose R.T., (1986) A Filipino Ryugakusei in Okinawa
    • In The Tempest to Asia
    • Jose R.T., (1986) Some similarities, many differences: A preliminary look at the American Occupationm of the Philippines and Okinawa
    • Ryudai News
    • Jose R.T., (1987) Major General Edward P. Lansdale.
    • Bulletin of the American Historical Collection
    • Jose, R.T., (1988) The Importance of Philippines Military History.: Philippines Army Museum and Library
    • (Mimeograped pamphlet)
    • JoseR.T., (1988) The Philippines National Guard in World War I.
    • Philippines Studies, 3rd Quarter
    • Jose R,T., (1989) The Pacific War in the Philippines:A Premilinary Study of Published Material in Japanese
    • Bulletin of the American Historical Collection
    • Jose R.T., (1989) Beach Defense: The First Regular Division at Mauban,
    • Bulletin of the American Historical Collection
    • Jose R.T., (1990) The Tribune during the Japanese Occupation
    • Philippines Studies,2nd Quarter
    • Jose, R.T., (1990) Also, several entries relating to World War II and the Japanese Occupation of the Philippnes in the Philippines Social Science Council
    • Philippines Encyclopedia (Volume on HIstory)
    • Jose R.T., (1942) The tribune as a tool of japanese propaganda
    • Philippine Studies,2nd Quarter
    • Jose R.T., (1990) Two articles in the Firifin Jirten
    • Diliman Review
    • Jose R.T., (1991) Preparing for Emergency: The civillian emergency administration
    • Diliman Review Volume 38, No. (2):
    • Jose R.T. and Elpidio Sta Romana, (1991) Never imagine yourself to be otherwise.....':Filipino Image of Japan over the centuries
    • Asian Studies Volume 29
    • Jose R.T., (1992) Filipino's in Japan : a Historical review
    • Migration of Filipino's Towards Studies
    • Jose R.T., (1992) The Japanese occupation and Philippine culture: An over review
    • Panahon ng Hapon, Sining sa Digmaan, Digmaan sa Sining
    • Jose R.T., (1992) Underground writing during the occupation :Resistance and Humanity
    • Panahon ng Hapon, Sining sa Digmaan, Digmaan sa Sining
    • Jose R.T, (1993) Tawame de mo orezu" Bent but unbroken : Filipino nationalism and the Japanese cultural policy during the Pacific war
    • Modern Japan and its Colonies Volume 7
    • Jose, R.T., (1993) Nihon no Fipirin Senryo no isan" The impact and legacy of the Japanese occupation of the Philippines
    • The Pacific War
    • Jose R.T., (1991) Book review of Grant K. goodmans
    • Japanese Cultural policies in South East Asia during World War II and The International History Review Volume 15
    • Jose, R.T, (1994) Senryo no Hibi-Nihon no Firipin Senryo Day's of the occupation- The japanese occupation of the Phillipines
    • Asian Reader: The Philippines
    • Jose R.T., (1996) The Political Effects of the Japanese occupation
    • Towards a shared Future Through mutual understanding
    • Jose R.T., (1996) Nihon senryoka Ni okeru shokuryo kanri tosei seido: Kome Busoku to dono Taosaku o Chushin toshite : Food Administration in Japanese occupied Philippines : Focusing on the rice shortage and countermeasures
    • The Philippines Under the Japanese Occupation
    • Jose R.T., (1992) The Philippine Army
    • Ateneo University Press
    • Jose R.T. . Yu-Jose, L.N., () World War II in the Philippines ; A Pictorial History
    • Ayala Foundation
    • Jose R.T., () History of the Philippine Army
    • Army Historical Division Volume 2
    • Jose, R.T., (1998) The problem of food and inflation: A case study from the Japanese occupation.
    • Transactions of the National Academy of Science and Technology