The University Research Board (URB)

The University Research Board is composed of distinguished members of the academe who act in advisory capacity for the various research endeavors of the university employees and students to ensure the continuous production of relevant and quality researches. This is comprised of two (2) groups: Institutional Research Committee (IRC) and Institutional Ethics Review Committee (IERC).

Institutional Research Committee (IRC). The IRC is comprised of 9 members representing the following disciplines: Business and Economics, Education, Engineering and Information Technology, Health and Science, Languages, Literature and Philosophy, Mathematics and Statistics, Social and Behavioral Sciences, and Multidisciplinary. This group is chaired by the R&DC Director who reviews researches reviewed by the other members.

Institutional Ethics Review Committee (IERC). The IERC is composed of 9 members from different disciplines and is chaired by the most senior researcher among the group who must also be a member of an external research ethics committee. Unless a member resigns, the members have a two-year term after which they re-apply if still interested.

The Institutional Research and Review Committee has been established to ensure quality researches in the University. This assemblage is composed of the following:

Institutional Research Committee Institutional Ethics Review Committee

Institutional Research Committee

Institutional Research Committee

Rhoda Basco-Galangco – Multidisciplinary

Dr. Aida A. Dapiawen  – Languages, Literature and Education

Ms. Teresa Villanueva | Ms. Thea Suaco – Natural and Biological Sciences

Engr. Elisabeth D. Calub – Engineering and ICT

Dr. Marilou M. Saong – Mathematics, Science and Engineering

Mr. Miguel Xerxes R. Villacrucis – Mathematics and Engineering

Dr. Dyesebel L. Chinayo – Mathematics and Business

Engr. Victor V. Hafalla – Mathematics, Engineering and ICT


Institutional Ethics Review Committee

Institutional Ethics Review Committee

Dr. Jun C. Corpuz, Chairperson

Atty. Michael Jan Ostrea, Vice Chairperson

Ms. Marilou B. Sannadan, Secretary

Dr. Jacqueline B. Bonifacio
Mr. Aladin A. Callejo
Ms. Mildred I. Calugan
Dr. Maria Lourdes E. Cantor
Mr. Elton D. Delos Santos
Ms. Margie S. De Vera
Ms. Daphnee Dee C. Dogcio
Dr. Shirley B. Landingin
Mr. Julius A. Simon
Ms. Roverlyn S. Sumeg-ang
Mr. Maverick N. Tamayo
Atty. Angeline May E. Togade
Ms. Jessica C. Zambrano