This June 23, 2022 file photo shows incoming National Security Adviser Dr. Clarita Carlos speaking during a talk in Ortigas Center, Pasig City. PHOTO BY JOHN ORVEN VERDOTEBEFORE the national spotlight shone on her, Dr. Clarita Reyes Carlos was a retired professor of political science at the University of the Philippines. In 2020, she was among the appointees of the Commission on Higher Education in its technical panel for political science. But Dr. Carlos never claimed she was still teaching at UP; she always said she was a retired professor. On June 8, 2020, President-elect Marcos announced that Dr. Carlos would be his national security adviser.
Source: Manila Times June 27, 2022 16:07 UTC