Institute of Biology


3rd International Symposium
Philippine Native Plants Conversavation Society Inc.
Advances in Diversity Studies and Conservation of Native Flora
November 27-29, 2015
Institute of Biology

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IB Seminar Series; co-sponsored with Phi Sigma Biological Sciences Honor Society


Deadline for submission of application for graduate programs of the Institute of Biology (Diploma in Biology, M.Sc. Biology, M.Sc. Microbiology and PhD Biology) is on November 30, 2015. Please visit the Graduate Office website Click Here for instructions.

Congratulations to Dr. Windell L. Rivera for being the recipient of the 2015 OUTSTANDING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT AWARD for Basic Research given by the Department of Science and Technology and the National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST-Phl).

Congratulations to the following IB faculty members for their appointments in the UP Scientific Productivity System for the period 2015-2017

Dr. Perry S. Ong, renewal as UP Scientist III
Dr. Windell L. Rivera, promoted from UP Scientist II to UP Scientist III
Dr. Jonas P. Quilang, promoted from UP Scientist I to UP Scientist II


FACULTY POSITIONS ARE AVAILABLE FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS: Plant Systematics and Evolution, Plant Biology, Plant Developmental Biology, Animal Developmental Biology, Cell Biology, Microbiology, Physiology, and Cytogenetics.

1. Must have preferably a PhD degree
2. Prior teaching and research experiences preferred

Please submit a cover letter, undergraduate and graduate transcript of records, and curriculum vitae with three references and their contact information. Send electronic and hard copies to Dr. Ernelea P. Cao, Director, Institute of Biology, University of the Philippines, Diliman, 1101, Quezon City. Email:

Deadline of Application: November 30, 2015.

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