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Angel L. Lazaro

NAST Academician

Expertise: Civil Engineering

Dr. Angel L. Lazaro III is a registered Civil Engineer and Environmental Planner with more than 35 years experience in various civil engineering projects including buildings, highways, bridges, water systems, portworks and industrial estates. Dr. Lazaro is the recipient of Certificates of Recognition as Structural Engineer and Civil Engineering Educator from the Board of Civil Engineering. Dr. Lazaro received the Most Outstanding Civil Engineer Award from the Professional Regulation Commission in 1994, and the Professional Award in Engineering from the UP Alumni Engineering Association in 1989. Dr. Lazaro is currently the Managing Partner of Angel Lazaro and Associates, Consulting Architects and Engineers. He is also the incumbent Chairman of the Board of Civil Engineering, Professional Regulatory Commission. Dr. Lazaro was formerly Administrator and member of the Board of Trustees of the Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS), member of the Board of the Toll Regulatory Board (TRB), Member of the Technical Panel for Engineering, Technology and Architecture, Full Professor and Dean of the College of Engineering of De La Salle University and Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, University of the Philippines. Dr. Lazaro is past National President and Fellow of the Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers (PICE). He is also Past President of the Confederation of Filipino Consulting Organizations (COFILCO), Philippine Federation of Professional Associations (PFPA), Philippine Association for Technological Education (PATE) , Road Engineering Association of the Philippines (REAP), National Society for Seismology and Earthquake Engineering of the Philippines (NSSEEP), Council of Filipino Consultants (COFIC) and American Concrete Institute, Philippine Chapter (ACI-RP). In addition, he is Director or member of numerous other professional, academic, civil, and social organizations. Dr. Lazaro has a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and two Masters degrees from Princeton University, New Jersey, USA, where he conducted research on structural concrete. Dr. Lazaro has a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from the University of the Philippines.

Affiliation

Managing Partner, Angel Lazaro and Associates, Consulting Architects and Engineers, 160 Panay Avenue cor. EDSA, Quezon City

Association

    • Confederation of Filipino Consulting Organization, Charter President
    • Council of Filipino Consultant, Charter President
    • American Concentrate Institute, Charter President
    • Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers, Past President and Fellow
    • Association of Consultant Civil Engineers of the Philippines, Past President
    • Philippine Association for Technological Education, Past President
    • National Society for Seismology and Earthquake Engineering of the Philippines, Past President
    • Philippine Federation of Professional Association, Past President
    • Road Engineering Association of the Philippines, Past President
    • Philippine Waterworks Association, Past Director
    • Association of Structural Engineer of the Philippines, Past Director
    • Society of Philippine Accredited Consultant, Past Director
    • University of the Philippines Alumni Engineers, Past Director
    • Council of Engineering Consultant of the Philippines, Past Director
    • Architects and Engineers Association of the Philippines, Past Director
    • Rotary Club of Quezon City, Past Director
    • Road Engineering Association of Asia and Australia, Past Executive Council Member
    • American Society of Civil Engineers, Member
    • International Honor Society of Sigma, Member

Employment

    • Adamson University, Full-time Faculty Member, 1989-1994
    • Stella Maris College, High School Teacher, 1988-1989
    • Consulting Engineers and Architects, Managing Partner, Angel and Associates, 1997-present
    • Professional Regulation Commision, Chairman, 1997-present
    • Toll Regulatory, Member, 1994-1998
    • Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System, Administrator, 1995-1997
    • Board of Trustees Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System, Member, 1995-1997
    • Consulting Engineers and Architects, Managing Partner, 1972-1995
    • De La Salle University, Full Professor and Dean, 1986-1989
    • University of the Philippines, Associate Professor, 1975-1983
    • Department of Allied Engineering Sciences, De La Salle University, Associate Professor and Chairman, 1972-1975
    • Westfield , New Jersey, U.S.A., Civil Engineer, 1970-1972
    • Princeton University, Research and Teaching Assistant, 1965-1970
    • University of the Philippines, Instructor of Engineering Science, 1964-1965
    • Philippine Engineer Architect Associates, Manila, Structural Designer, 1964-1965
    • De La Salle University, Manila, Full-time Faculty Member

Award

    • Most Outstanding Civil Engineer, Philippine Federation of Professional Associations, 1994 D 28
    • Outstanding Professsional Award in Civil Engineering, Professional Regulation Commision, 1994 Je 21
    • Service Award , Rotary Club of Quezon City, 1993 Je 28
    • Marcopper Professional Chair in Engineering , Polytechnic University of the Philippines, 1991 - 1992
    • Most Outstanding Director Award, Rotary Club of Quezon City , 1991 Jl 24
    • Distinguished Service Award , Society of Philippine Accredited Consultant, 1990 N 17
    • Professional Award in Engineering , University of the Philippines, 1989 Je 17
    • Judge Guillermo Guevarra Academic Programmer's Chair in Engineering, De La Salle University, 1986-1989
    • Vocational Service Award , Rotary Club of Quezon City , 1985 N 29
    • Gintong Parangal ng Malabon, Katipunan ng mga Samahan sa Malabon, 1982 Ap 24
    • Certificate of Recognition as a Civil Engineering Educator, Professional Regulation Commision, 1981 Jl 1
    • Certificate of Recognition as a Structural Engineer , Professional Engineering Commision, 1977 N 4
    • Fellowship and Research Assistantship, Princeton University, 1965-1971
    • Fellowship and Research Assistantship , Lehigh University , 1967-1968
    • Erector's Inc. Scholar, University of the Philippines, 1963-1964
    • College Scholar , University of the Philippines, 1959-1960

Education

    • Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, USA, Ph.D. in Philosophy, 1971
    • Princeton University, Manila, Master of Arts, 1967
    • University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, 1964
    • Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, USA, Master of Science in Engineering, 1966