Juan Ysmael C. Mendoza is a full-time faculty member at the Department of Speech Communication and Theatre Arts. He is a BA Theatre Arts (cum laude) graduate at the University of the Philippines Diliman.
He is a theatre practitioner specializing in production, stage, events, and festival management. He has handled various institutional events of the University as well as productions under Dulaang Unibersidad ng Pilipinas, UP Playwrights’ Theatre, and UP Dulaang Laboratoryo from 2012 to present.
He has earned units from the Juris Doctor program of the UP College of Law and is currently pursuing the Masters of Public Administration program at the National College in Public Administration and Governance at UP Diliman.
He teaches introductory courses in theatre, theatre management, theatre history, and supervises the theatre practicum.