UPV GPO | Faculty

About UPV

         The University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV) is one of the constituent universities of the UP System. (The others are UP Diliman, UP Manila, UP Los Baños, UP Open University, UP Mindanao, and UP Baguio.) The main campus is located in Miagao, Iloilo with two other campuses in Iloilo City and Tacloban City.

         Its strategic location has given it the enviable status of being the University with the most far-reaching influence in two regions - Regions 6 and 8. It continues to be at the forefront of higher education, pioneering academic programs relevant to local and national development.


The College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences

         The College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences of the University of the Philippines Visayas is at the forefront of fisheries education in the country. Over the years, the College has instituted degree programs that address the need for sustainable development of the country’s fisheries resources and respond to the call for highly trained manpower in the field. Its curricular offerings, both in the graduate and undergraduate levels, aim to impart to their students theoretical knowledge and practical skills, as well as develop analytical capabilities as tools toward innovative approaches and solutions to fisheries and related problems.


Institute of Marine Fisheries and Oceanology

Acabado, Cristy

Añasco, Nathaniel

Babaran, Ricardo

Baleña, Rex

De Leon, Sheila Mae

Guzman, Armi May

Monteclaro, Harold

Primavera, Karlo

Quinitio, Gerald


Institute of Aquaculture

Baylon, Carlos

Catedrilla, Liah

Corre, Valeriano Jr.

Felarca, Karen Grace

Genodepa, Jerome

Lacierda, Erlinda

Laureta, Liberato

Pedroso, Fiona

Saclauso, Crispino

Sañares, Roman

Serrano, Augusto Jr.

Toledo, Nieves

Traifalgar, Rex Ferdinand


Institute of Fish Processing and Technology

Ami, Leticia

Nacional, Loda

Nuñal, Sharon

Peralta, Jose

Simora, Rhoda Mae

Yap, Emilia Encarnacion


Institute of Fisheries Policy and Development Studies

Jimenez, Caridad