Institute of Biology


You're cordially invited to the INSTITUTE OF BIOLOGY 29th Anniversary Celebrations from January 26-30, 2015. Click poster to see schedule of activities.

Jan 26-30

IB Anniversary

Jan 30

NYU professor Dr. Michael Purugganan speaks on genomics and evolution of plant biodiversity. click here for details

Feb 9

IB Seminar Series Speaker: Lawrence R. Heaney, Ph.D.
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Effective the 2nd semester, S.Y. 2014-2015, one of the requirements for admission to the PhD in Biology by Research program, is hereby revised. This requirement, under Part I Section D, is to read as follows:

"...D. At least one article, published within the last five (5) years, in a highly reputable journal (e.g., Scopus- or Thomson Reuters indexed) in which the applicant is the primary author..."

All other requirements remain as is.

Job Opportunities at Institute of Biology. Click here to view

Congratulations to Dr Ian Kendrich C. Fontanilla for being awarded by the National Academy of Sciences and Technology as 2014 Outstanding Young Scientist in the field of Genetics and for being a 2014 Third World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) Prize awardee!

Congratulations to Dr. Windell L. Rivera and Kris Genelyn B. Dimasuay for being selected as CHED 2014 Republica Award National Winner for the Natural Sciences for their paper titled “Molecular Characterization of Trichomonads Isolated from Animal Hosts in the Philippines.”

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