Scientist Profile

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Paulina D. Pages

Expertise: Botany, Floriculture, Plant Physiology, Reserarch Management

Affiliation

Project Manager, Southeas Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (SEARCA), College, Laguna

Association

    • East-West Center Alumni Association, Board Member/Vice-Pres.
    • Lake Gardens Inc., Treas.
    • Crop Science Society of the Phil., Member
    • PHILAAS, Member
    • Biology Teachers Association of the Phil., Member
    • Regional officer for Visayas, Board Member

Employment

    • SEARCA, Project Manager, 1982
    • Research Management Asia, Project Manager, 1974 - 1982
    • UPLB, Professional Lecturer, 1976 - 1980
    • NIST, Assistant Director for Research, 1972 - 1974
    • UST, Professional Lecturer, 1972 - 1974
    • USC, Professor in Biological, 1960 - 1972
    • Dept. of Biology, Acting Chairman, 1971 - 1972
    • Science Institute, Director, 1967 - 1969
    • Science Institute, Assistant Director, 1964 - 1967
    • Dept. of Biology, Assistant Chairman, 1960 - 1965
    • University of the Visayas, Instructor, 1950 - 1953
    • UP Cebu College, Supervisor of Women Students, 1947 - 1950
    • UPLB-CA, Assistant Instructor, 1946 - 1950

Award

    • Outstanding Young Scientist (Agricultural Engineering), NAST-DOST, 1981
    • Distinguished BIOTAN Award, BIOTA, 1980
    • Elected to Honor Society, SAR, 1971
    • Elected to Honor Society, gamma Sigma Delta, 1971
    • Achievement Award for Community Development, K of C Cebu City, 1967
    • Alumni Award in Science, UP Alumni Association, Cebu Chapter, 1967
    • Elected to Honor Society, Phi Sigma, 1955
    • Outstanding Graduate Work, UP Graduate School, 1955
    • Elected to Honor Society, Phi Kappa Phi., 1946

Papers Presented

    • New thinking in school biology., 10th CEAP National Convention Manila
    • Conserving orchid species the Philippine situation., ASEAN Orchid Congress Bangkok, Thailand
    • Agricultural research management in perspective., Research Management Seminar UPLB, College Laguna
    • Agricultural research skills in the Philippines; problems and alternatives., Conference on Agricultural Research Skills Workshop of the Food Institute, East-West Center University of Hawaii, Honolulu
    • Research management and its implications., Research Management Training Course UPLB, College Laguna
    • Research management project; an overview., Agricultural Research Management seminar/Workshop College, Laguna
    • Research process., Malaysian Agricultural Research Management Workshop
    • Agricultural research management project in Asia; a case report., AASA-IDRC, Nairobi, Kenya
    • Effective research manager., Taipei, Taiwan
    • Evaluation of the Asian training course for leader on the public understanding of science, technology and environment, a retrospective., ASIAN Training for PUSTE Manila
    • science adviser as research manager., ASIAN Training for PUSTE Manila
    • Diffusion and utilization of rice farming technologies in the Philippines., APO Study Meeting on Technology Diffusion Among Rice Seoul, Korea

Education

    • UPLB, College, Laguna, Ph.D in Agronomy/Agriculture, 1971

Publication

    • Pages, P.D., (1955) Germination and germination inhibitors.
    • Philippine Agriculturist Volume 39(5):
    • Pages, P.D., (1964) Kinins in coconut milk.
    • Junior Philippine Scientist Volume 1:
    • Pages, P.D., (1971) Banana homogenate,coconut water,peptone,auxina as nutrient supplement in the in vitro culture of Dendrobium and Phalae nopsis ovules.
    • SEARCA Bulletin Volume 2:
    • Pages, P.D., Valmayor, H.L., Price, G.R., Bustrillos, A., Espique, M., (1972) Nutrient media for germination of orchids.
    • Agriculture at Los Banos Volume 11(4):
    • Pages, P.D., (1978) Organizational trends in national research management, a global overview.
    • Unpublished
    • Pages, P.D., Drilon, J.D., (1978) Research management profiles India, japan, Malaysia, Korea, Sri Lanka and Taiwan.
    • SEARCA

Trainings

    • Executive Course on Systematic Managerial Analysis, 1979, SEARCA
    • Adventures in Attitudes, 1976, Personal Dynamic Inc.