Institute of Biology


[IB Seminar Series]

7 September 2015
3 PM, Rm 117, Institute of Biology New Building

“Cryopreservation of Animal Genetic Resources in the Philippines for Climate Change Preparedness”

Senior Science Research Specialist
Cryobank, Philippine Carabao Center


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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