IB Student Recipient of the Best Poster in Germany

Congratulations to Mr. Joshua Philippe F. Olorocisimo, a B.S. Biology graduate at the UP Diliman Institute of Biology, for receiving the People’s Choice for Best Poster at the 15th annual Horizons in Molecular Biology Symposium held in Göttingen, Germany from September 10 to 13, 2018. His poster was based on his undergraduate thesis under the mentorship of Dr. Michael continue reading

IBA UP Diliman Alumni Homecoming 2018 Schedule of Activities

IBA UP Diliman Alumni Homecoming Scientific Meeting and General Assembly 2 September 2018 Letter from Prof. Remedios Roderos Schedule of Activities *To estimate the headcount for food preparation, please fill out the googlesheet if you are coming. Thank you!


A FACULTY POSITION IS AVAILABLE FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN BIOLOGY:  Mycology, Plant Developmental Biology, and Physiology. Qualifications: Preferably with a PhD degree (At least an MS degree) Prior teaching and research experiences preferred Please submit a cover letter addressed to the IB Director, undergraduate and graduate transcript of records, and curriculum vitae with three references and their continue reading

IESM Seminar: Satellite Remote Sensing

June 13, 2018, Friday (1:30 PM), Auditorium, Institute of Environmental Science and Meteorology (IESM), UP Diliman — IESM Seminar “Applications of Satellite Remote Sensing in Agriculture, Forestry and Water Quality” By Josefino C. Comiso, Ph.D. DOST Balik Scientist Senior Scientist (Emeritus) Earth Sciences Directorate NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

IB Recognition Program

June 23, 2018, SATURDAY (7 AM registration), Auditorium, Institute of Biology, UP Diliman — IB Recognition Program You are cordially invited to the Institute of Biology, University of the Philippines Diliman Recognition Program to celebrate the graduating class of 2018. Registration starts at 7:00 AM in the IB Auditorium. Please come in your Sablay attire (http://our.upd.edu.ph/acad.php).  

Presentation of IB Best undergraduate thesis nominees

June 7, 2018, THURSDAY (1:30 PM), Room 250, Institute of Biology, UP Diliman — Best Undergraduate Thesis in Biology “Identification of Antimicrobial Resistance Genes in MDR Salmonella spp. through Combines Protocols Using Disk Diffusion Assay, PCR and qPCR” By Alfredo Gabriel M. Aldaba Adviser: Windell L. Rivera, Ph.D. “Quantitative Trait Loci Mapping for Bacterial Blight Resistance in Two continue reading

Metabolomics and Targeted Compound Analysis Workshop

July 12-13, 2018, THURSDAY & FRIDAY (8:30 AM – 5:00 PM), Institute of Biology, UP Diliman — Basic LC/MS-based Metabolomics and Targeted Compound Analysis Workshop by a project funded by the Commission on Higher Education (CHED), Philippine-California Advanced Research Institutes (PCARI-IHITM 2016-13) in collaboration with UP Diliman Institute of Biology (IB), Institute of Chemistry (IC), and University of California San continue reading

IB Graduate Program Application

Institute of Biology Graduate Program Application deadline for 1st semester 2018-2019 intake: 2 July 2018 Tentative Schedule of Graduate Placement Exam (GPE) and interview of graduate applicants for 1st Semester 2018-2019 (GPE at 8 am and interview at 2 pm in Room 250): 16 July 2018 For MS in Biology applicants, the GPE will consist of 50 items in continue reading