Research Interests

Economic and Political Sociology, Sociology of Religion, Urban Sociology

Journal Articles

Yonaha, Yvan Ysmael, (2016) “Pro Deo et Patria: Reflexive Spirituality and the Youth of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente”, Philippine Sociological Review 64:139-164


Book Chapters

Yonaha, Yvan Ysmael, (2018) “Narratives and Identity: Active Agency and the Formation of Counter-Narratives” in Clemente and Shih (eds), China Studies in the Philippines: Intellectual Paths and the Formation of a Field, 1st edition, Routledge Contemporary China Series.

Jison, John Raymond & Yonaha, Yvan Ysmael, (2020) “Religious Actors in the International Sphere: The case of the National Council of Churches in the Philippines” in Cruz and Adiong (eds), International Studies in the Philippines: Mapping New Frontiers in Theory and Practice. Routledge


Other Publications

Cruz, Frances, Tan, Janina & Yonaha, Yvan Ysmael (2015) “Assisting the Reintegration of Philippine Return Migrants through Mobile Technology”, The Geneva Challenge 2015, Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies, Geneva, Switzerland


Scholarships and Awards

United Board for Christian Higher Education in Asia Scholar