Dr. Y Ratana
  Dr. Y Ratana
Date of Birth
01 January 1973
Sex  Male
Nationality  Cambodian
Place of Birth
Tropengyong Village, Peariem Commune, Bati District, Takeo Province, Kingdom of Cambodia.
Mobile Tel
 (855) 12-720-338
Family Status
Get married in 1996 and at present have 3 children
  
Employment History
Present
 
 Assistant to Deputy Prime Minister TEA BANH, Minister of National  Defence (MoND)
Director, Center for Population Studies, Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP)
 Director, Research Center for Social Science Culture and Development (RCSCD) (Local NGO)
Dean, Undergraduate School and Director, Academic Foundation Department, The University of Cambodia (UC)
2009-2011
Director, Center for Population Studies, Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP)
2008-2011
Assistant to Deputy Prime Minister TEA BANH, Minister of National Defence (MoND)
2007-2011 Director, Research Center for Social Science Culture and Development (RCSCD) (Local NGO)
Dean, Undergraduate School and Director, Academic Foundation Department, The University of Cambodia (UC)
2007-2009
Lecturer in Sociology and Philosophy, Department of Philosophy, RUPP
1994-2000
Lecturer in Philosophy at Department of Philosophy, RUPP
  
Education Background
Diploma Holdings
2007/03/23
Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology (University of Tsukuba, Japan)
2004/03/31
Master of Sociology (University of Tsukuba, Japan)
1994/06/25
Bachelor of Education in Philosophy (Royal University of Phnom Penh)
1999
Post Graduate Certificate of Cultural Tourism Management (Royal University of Phnom Penh)
  
Overseas Studies
2000-2007
Student, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Doctoral Programs in Humanities and Social Sciences), University of Tsukuba, Japan.
2000-2000
Research Student of Philosophy, Department of   Philosophy, University of Ateneo de Manila, Philippines.
1996-1997
Research Student of Philosophy, Department of Public and Social Administration, Faculty of Humanities and Social Administration, City University of   Hong Kong, Hong Kong: Certificate Award
July 1999
Summer School Seminars on Challenges in Tourism Management, ITB Campus, Indonesia. Presenting topic: Destination and Marketing Management: Phnom Penh and Obud (Indonesia). Certificate Award
  
Teaching Subjects
 - Course in Philosophy: Introduction to Philosophy, Philosophy of Fine Arts, Epistemology, Political Philosophy, and Philosophy of Education
 -Courses in Sociology: Research Methodology in Social Sciences, Sociology of Education, Urban Sociology, Sociology of Poverty, Public Policy, Sociology of Development and others
  
Academic Supervision and Defense Committee
1997-1999
Being Supervisor and Defense Committee for Bachelor Papers in Philosophy
2007-2011
Being Supervisor and Defense Committee for Master Thesis and Doctoral Dissertation
  
Conference/Seminar/Workshop
27-29 August, 1998
Attending the Final Seminar of Training Course of Cultural Expert in Developing Programming and Management of Tourism in Cambodia at Royal University of Phnom Penh Campus II. Presenting topic:  Handicrafts in Central Market, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
3-5 February, 1999Attending the Socio-Cultural Research Congress on Cambodia at Royal University of Phnom Penh Campus II. Presenting topic: An Anthropological Study of Boat
5-7 July, 1999
Attending the ATLAS-ASIA Inauguration Conference on Entrepreneurship and Education in Tourism, ITB Campus, Indonesia. Presenting topic at workshop: The Research and Cards for the Cultural Tourism Study in Cambodia.
20-23 July 2009
ASEAN Regional Defense Officials’ Dialogue (ARF DoD: A New Security Paradigm for the Asia Pacific Countries, Phuket, Thailand
14-15 December, 2009
The 4th Meeting of the ASEAN Regional Forum: Experts and Eminent Persons on  Preventive Diplomacy, Bali, Indonesia.
19-22 April, 2010
The 3rd NADI Meeting on ASEAN Regional Security, Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam; And other involvements
  
Publications
 Y Ratana (2006) Problems of Poverty in Contemporary Cambodian Society: A Sociological Study on Urban Slum, Phnom Penh (Doctoral Dissetation), Japan: University of Tsukuba.
 (2004) The Problem of Poverty in Contemporary Cambodian Society (Master Thesis), Japan: University of Tsukuba.
 Journal of Social Science and Humanities, Problem of Social Poverty in
Contemporary Cambodian Society, Royal University of Phnom Penh, 2004, 2005, 2006 & 2007.
 ASEAN – ISIS Conference: Strengthening the ASEAN Political-Security Community through Preventive Diplomacy and Conflict Resolution Mechanism” May 5-6, 2011Cambodiana Hotel, Phnom Penh, Cambodia Y Ratana (2009) History of Philosophy: Ancient Greek, Plato and Aristotle, Volume I (in Cambodian Language), Phnom Penh: Royal University Of Phnom Penh translated from A History of Philosophy, Volume I by Frederick Copleston, S.J. 
 (2009) History of Philosophy: Early Meddle Age from Saint Augustine to Saint Thomas Aquinas, Volume II (in Cambodian Language), Phnom Penh: Royal University Of Phnom Penh translated from A History of Philosophy, Volume II by Frederick Copleston, S.J.
 (2009) History of Philosophy: Latest Meddle Age: Scotus and Ockham , Volume III (in Cambodian Language), Phnom Penh: Royal University Of Phnom Penh translated from A History of Philosophy, Volume III by Frederick Copleston, S.J.