Faculty & Staff (BS Biology)

Chairperson, BS Biology

Instructor II

PhD. in Biology, North Carolina State University (USA), ongoing [Fulbright Scholar]

Master in Biology, Ateneo de Manila University, 2010

BS Biology Major in Plant Systematics, UPLB, 2004

Specialization: Molecular Systematics, Plant Biology, Biogeography

Research Interests: Molecular Systematics, Cladistics, phylogenomics, phylogeography, ecology and evolutionary biology

Contact Information: julieta.lindo@fulbrightmail.org

BS BIOLOGY FACULTY ROSTER

Ms. Julieta Lindo, MS

Ms. Shiela A. Babia-Abion, MS

Instructor I

MS Biology, UP Los Baños, 2016

BS – Biology, SLSU, 2009

Specialization: Parasitology, Environmental Science

Research Interests: Parasitology & Environmental Science

Contact Information: shiela01_babia@yahoo.com

MS Genetics, UPLB, 2016

BS – Biology, SLSU, 2012

Specialization: Genetics, Cell & Molecular Biology, Plant Systematics, Botany

Research Interests: Biodiversity studies, plant genetic resources conservation, ecology, phenotypic variability in plants

Contact Information: barrerawilfrdojr@gmail.com

Asst. Prof. Winnie N. Camigla

Assistant Professor IV

Master of Education in Biology, DLSU, 2001

Bachelor of Secondary Education, SLSU, 1997

Specialization: General Biology, Biology Education

Research Interests: Ethnobotany

Assoc. Prof. Editha E. De Jesus, PhD

Associate Professor I

Director, University Research Services

Ph.D. in Biological Science, UST, 2017

Master in Biology, UST, 2008

BS Zoology, FEU, 1982

Specialization: Zoology, Biology

Research Interests: Zoology, Biology

Contact Information: odejesus922@yahoo.com.ph

Asst. Prof. Ma. Luisa A. Enal, MS

Assistant Professor III

MS Food Science minor in Biochemistry, UPLB, 2005

Bachelor of Science in Food Technology, UPLB, 1994

Specialization: Microbiology Food Science

Research Interests: Food Science

Contact Information: Enal.malou@gmail.com

Ms. Julieta Lindo, MSInstructor II

PhD. in Biology, North Carolina State University (USA), ongoing [Fulbright Scholar]

Master in Biology, Ateneo de Manila University, 2010

BS Biology Major in Plant Systematics, UPLB, 2004

Specialization: Molecular Systematics, Plant Biology, Biogeography

Research Interests: Molecular Systematics, Cladistics, phylogenomics, phylogeography, ecology and evolutionary biology

Contact Information: julieta.lindo@fulbrightmail.org

Assistant Professor III

MS Zoology, UPLB, 2016

BS Biology, SLSU, 2010

Specialization: Parasitology, Human Nutrition

Research Interests: Parasitology & Public Health

Contact Information: kordonez@slsu.edu.ph

Ms. Florabelle Querubin

COS Instructor

MS Microbiology, UPLB (ongoing) [CHED Scholar]

BS Biology, SLSU, 2012

Specialization: Cell and Molecular Biology, Microbiology

Research Interests: Cell and Molecular Biology, Microbiology

Contact Information: flora.querubin@yahoo.com

Mr. Mark Alvin Restan, MS

COS Instructor

MS Marine Science, UP Diliman, 2019

BS Biology, SLSU, 2012

Specialization: Marine Science, Developmental Biology, Plant Anatomy, Systematic Zoology, Biochemistry

Research Interests: Marine Science

Contact Information: restanmsi24@gmail.com

Mr. Essex Vladimer E. Samaniego, MS

Instructor III

Head, University Student Publications & Technical Adviser, The Kingfisher Group of Publications

Master of Science in Biological Science, UST, 2013

BS Biology, SLSU, 2008

Specialization: Freshwater Biology, Evolutionary Biology, Ecology, Wildlife

Research Interests: Biodiversity Studies, Herpetology, Invasive Species, Arachnids

Contact Information: platymantisquezoni@gmail.com

Ms. Fidesmarie Villenas

Instructor II

Master of Science in Biology, DLSU, (thesis writing)

BS Biology (Microbiology), UPLB, 1997

Specialization: Microbiology, Environmental Science

Research Interests: Microbiology, Environmental Sciences

Contact Information: favillenas@yahoo.com

NATURAL SCIENCES DEPARTMENT FACULTY ROSTER

Asst. Prof. Ronaldo V. Altovar, MAT

Assistant Professor III

Chairperson, Natural Sciences Department

PhD Science Ed., SLSU, ongoing; MAT Science, SLSU, 2006

BSEd Gen.Sci, SLPC, 1992

Specialization: Physical Science

Research Interests: Science

Contact Information:

Asst. Prof. Flordeliza O. Babat, MAT

Assistant Professor IV

MAT – Science, SLSU, 2006

MS Chemistry (12 units)

BS Chemical Engineering, Adamson University, 1982

Specialization: Chemistry

Assoc. Prof. Irene Irna Lomibao, MATAssociate Professor I

Head, Laboratories

MAT- Physics, TUP

BS Chemical Eng’g., TUP

Specialization: Physics/ Chemistry

Asst. Prof. Pacita S. Origenes, MASEd Assistant Professor IV

MA Sci Education, MSEUF, 2015

BS Chemical Eng’g, 1984

Specialization: Physics

Ms. Alexa Jade E. Palmes

COS Instructor

BS Biology

Specialization: Microbiology

Research Interest: Microbiology

Contact Information: alexajadepalmes@gmail.com

Asst. Prof. Gilberto Venzuela, MAEdAssistant Professor IV

Master of Education Major in Chemistry, DLSU, 1998

BS Cehmical Eng’g, NU, 1986

Specialization: Chemistry

LABORATORY STAFF

Ms. Zina Rose VitoLaboratory Staff, Science and Technology Building

BS Biology,