Jason Ahupa

Jason Ahupa


Bachelor of Arts in History and Political Science(Major and Minor respectively), University of Papua New Guinea 

Post Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE), University of Goroka. Currently pursuing Master of Arts-Melanesian Perspective with the University of Goroka

Areas of teaching

Political Science


The University of Goroka
P.O Box 1078
GOROKA 441, Eastern Highlands Province
Papua New Guinea
Phone: (+675) 531 1947


Papua New Guinea By birth, was teaching at Waigani Christian School prior to joining UOG in 2014.

Research Interest/Backgroung

Urbanization and Urban Development
Chinese Influence in the Region (Pacific)


Conferences Presentations

Tok Pisin Prevalence Detrimental to Local Lingua Survivability-The Alekano – Gahuku language Case of Goroka Town Margin Areas. Port Moresby NCD (Laguna Hotel), Linguistic Society of Papua New Guinea 49th Language Conference, June 15-17 2015. 

Opportunist Sector in Goroka: A Real Development Challenge. UPNG, Port Moresby (Main Lecture Theatre), PNG Update 2015 Conference, June 18-19 2015.