News and Announcements

Late Registration and Late Tuition Loans Extended

Because of the many days of class suspension, the deadline for late registration and late tuition loans has been extended to Sept. 7, the same deadline for late payment. Permission of the Chancellor is still needed for all these delayed activities. Students must submit a written appeal explaining why they were delayed.

Call for nominations for the next UP President

The UP Board of Regents (BOR) is now inviting nominations for the UP President who will succeed the incumbent whose term will end on 9 February 2017. The Secretary of the Board shall accept nominations from 18 August 2016 until 5:00 p.m. of 23 September 2016. For further information, please see link below:  

UP Biology launched the book “The Mammals of Luzon Island”

UP Diliman, QC— UP Biology, together with the Diliman Science Research Foundation (DSRF), Biodiversity Management Bureau- DENR (BMB-DENR) and the Philippine Tropical Forest Conservation Foundation (PTFCF),  launched the book,  “The Mammals of Luzon Island—Biogeography and Natural History of a Philippine Fauna”  last August 10, 2016 at the UP Biology Auditorium. Together with University of the continue reading

New Microscopes are Now at IB!!!

With the combined support of UP Diliman Chancellor Michael L. Tan and UP System President Alfredo E. Pascual, the Institute of Biology was able to procure 98 new monocular microscopes for the Biology 11 and 12 courses. This will benefit the almost 500 students of both service courses. For at least 50 years, Biology 11 continue reading

IB faculty named as 2016 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Teacher

Congratulations to Dr. Ernelea Cao for winning the 2016 Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Teacher Award. The Metrobank Foundation Outstanding Teacher Award for 2016 is given to two professors from the higher education level and four secondary and four elementary public school teachers. Member judges include Fortunato de la Peña [Department of Science and Technology (DOST) secretary], Roman Del Rosario [Court continue reading

IB faculty as recipient of the Philippines Promising Star Awards 2016

Congratulations to Dr. Windell Rivera for receiving the Philippines Promising Star Awards 2016. He is one of the twelve scientists who was recognized as the recipient of the award. The Philippines Promising Star award recognizes Philippine-based researchers who have demonstrated research excellence in their own fields. Using Thomson Reuters Web of Science (formerly ISI) and Essential Science Indicators, a total continue reading

Book launching: The Mammals of Luzon Island

Launching of “The Mammals of Luzon Island: A Biogeographic Perspective on Evolution, Ecology, and Conservation”, 9am, 10 August 2016, Wednesday, UP Biology Auditorium, UP Diliman, QC The University of the Philippines Diliman, through UP Biology was the recipient of a donation of 1000 copies of a book through the Diliman Science Research Foundation (DSRF), chaired continue reading

Congratulations to the following IB Faculty Members

Congratulations to: Dr. Ernelea P. Cao for her appointment as UP Scientist I (2016-2018) Dr. Sonia D. Jacinto and Dr. Ian Kendrich C. Fontanilla for the renewal of their appointments as UP Scientist I (2016-2018)

11th General Assembly and Elections of the Board of Trustees of IBA-UPD

We cordially invite you to the 11th General Assembly and Elections of the Board of Trustees of IBA-UPD on Saturday, June 25, 2016, Institute of Biology, Science Complex, UP Diliman, QC. See formal letter of Invitation and Program of Activities: IBAA Homecoming Letter IBA-UPD Program Board of Trustees Form Proxy Form