Job Offer: Museum Researcher II

The Institute is looking for someone to fill the position of Museum Researcher II. Please see the bulletin for the qualifications required, duties and responsibilities and the application process. Deadline of application is on 4 March 2019. (Click on the bulletin to zoom in.)

IB Faculty as UP Scientists (CY 2018-2020)

Congratulations to three faculty members of the Institute of Biology for retaining their UP Scientific Productivity Awards! For the 2018-2020 cycle, the awardees were: Dr. Perry S. Ong – UP Scientist III Dr. Windell L. Rivera – UP Scientist III Dr. Jonas P. Quilang – UP Scientist II The Institute is very proud of you!

Tawilis Summit 2019 – 4Ts: Talakayan Tungkol sa Tawilis at Taal

The Philippine Society for Freshwater Science, in cooperation with University of Santo Tomas (Department of Biological Sciences), University of the Philippines – Diliman (Institute of Biology), National Fisheries Development and Research Institute; Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources – Region 4A will be holding a Tawilis Summit continue reading

2nd Philippine Symposium on Freshwater Biodiversity and Ecosystems a major success

The Institute of Biology recently hosted the 2nd Philippine Symposium on Freshwater Biodiversity and Ecosystems (PSFBE). The symposium, held last 11-14 December 2018 in UP Diliman, was a definite success. Issues of national interest were highlighted during the symposium. This included recurrent flooding, groundwater quality, and invasive freshwater species. The symposium was an exciting exchange continue reading

Institute of Biology to hold ONE UP Biology on its 33rd Anniversary

The Institute will hold a one-day research colloquium entitled “One UP Biology” with the theme “Research Collaboration Towards Sustainable National Development”. This colloquium will feature a series of lectures to be given by the research faculty of the Biology Departments of each UP Unit (Diliman, Manila, Los Banos, Baguio, Visayas, Cebu, and Mindanao) and the continue reading