Job opportunities – University Research Assistants

UNIVERSITY RESEARCH I POSITIONS ARE AVAILABLE FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS: Cell Biology and Microbiology. (Deadline: before Nov 9, 2016) Basic Qualifications: Must have a B.S. degree Must have a Civil Service Certificate (CSC) or Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) license (honor graduates of 4-year course are already civil service eligible) Must be enrolled in a graduate school program continue reading

Job opportunities – Faculty

​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. (Deadline of Application: November 4, 2016)   Qualifications: Must have preferably a PhD degree Prior teaching and research experiences preferred   Please submit a cover letter addressed to the IB Director, undergraduate and graduate continue reading

Graduate Program Application

October 31, 2016 — Graduate Program Application deadline for 2nd semester 2016-2017 intake. ****************** November 21, 2016 — Tentative Schedule of Graduate Placement Exam (GPE) and interview of graduate applicants for 2nd Semester 2016-2017 intake: For MS in Biology applicants, the GPE will consist of 50 items in each of the following areas (total of continue reading

IB Seminar Series

October 24, 2016 (10:30 – 11:30 am), Institute of Biology, UP Diliman, Room 117— IB Seminar Series:  The effect of turning strategy on the microbial and biochemical profiles of 500kg box fermentation of cacao beans by Jessica F. Simbahan, Ph.D.  

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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

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)

Application to Graduate Program

Graduate Program Application deadline for 1st semester 2016-2017 intake: 30 June 2016 Tentative Schedule of Graduate Placement Exam (GPE) and interview of graduate applicants for 1st Semester 2016-2017 intake: 11 July 2016 For MS in Biology applicants, the GPE will consist of 50 items in each of the following areas (total of 250 items): (1) continue reading