Dr. Mariano R. Sto.
Domingo is an Assistant Research Scientist and Adjunct Assistant Professor at
the Department of Psychology in the University of Maryland, Baltimore County
(UMBC). He received his Ph.D. in Human Services Psychology, Community and
Applied Social Psychology Track at UMBC. He is a recipient of the Most
Outstanding Book/Monograph Award in 2000 and winner of the UNESCO International
Award for Literacy Research in 1996 for his research entitled “Cognitive
Consequences of Literacy: Studies on Thinking in Five Philippine Communities”.
He served as the Program Evaluation Director for Let’s Go Boys and Girls, Inc.,
an organization which helps support and engages elementary and middle school
students through the STEM education pipeline.