Rex has a PhD in Education, majoring in Applied Linguistics from the University of the Immaculate Conception, Davao City, Philippines. He also studied Master of Arts in Language Teaching, majoring in English from the University of Southeastern Philippines, Davao City, Philippines. Rex graduated with a Bachelor in Secondary Education, majoring also in English, from the Christian Colleges of Southeast Asia, Davao City, Philippines.
His affiliation and experiences include: Mixed Methods International Research Organization (Member)
International Journal of Linguistics, (Peer Reviewer) Philippine Association of Researchers and Statistical Software Users (Member) among others.
His research interests include: applied linguistics, education research, teaching and learning pedagogy.