Scientist Profile

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Arnolfo M. Monleon

Expertise: Animal Science, Environmental Science, Genetics, Agriculture, Animal Genetics

Affiliation

Associate Professor 1, School of Agriculture, Marinduque State College, Poctoy, Torrijos, Marinduque 4903 Philippines

Association

    • National Research Council of the Philippines, Regular Member
    • Phi Sigma Biological Science Honor Society, Life Member
    • Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society of Agriculture, Life Member
    • Philippine Society of Animal Science, Life Member
    • National Organization of Science Teachers and Educators, Regular Member
    • Philippine Society for Microbiology, Regular Member
    • Philippine Society for the Advancement of Genetics, Regular Member
    • IAMURE Multidisciplinary Research, Individual Member
    • Philippine Association of Institutions for Research, Individual Member
    • Environmental Education Network of the Philippines, Individual Member

Employment

    • Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic, and Natural Resources Research and Development, Program Leader, Multi-Agency Research and Development Program on Conservation, Improvement and Profitable Utilization of the Philippines Native Pigs, 2014 - present
    • Information Education Communication and Materials Development Office, Marinduque State College
    • Marinduque State College School of Agriculture Credit Cooperative, Director, 2012 - present
    • Marinduque State College Faculty Union, President, 2012 - 2014
    • Commission on Higher Education (CHED), Project Leader, Zonal Research Center for Regions IV & V Grants-In-Aid on Industry Analysis of Native Pig Production in Marinduque Province, 2007 - 2008
    • Office of Extension, Marinduque State College, Director, 2005 - 2006
    • International Journal of Agricultural Policy and Research, Peer Reviewer, 2014 - (ISSN 2350-1561)
    • WMSU Research Journal, Western Mindanao State University, Peer Reviewer, 2013 - present (ISSN 0115-6
    • Norwegian Mission Alliance Philippines, Resource Person, 2011 - 2012
    • Outreach Program of Philippine Society of Animal Science in Marinduque, Coordinator, 2005
    • Alternative Learning Program and Medical-Dental Mission for Inmates in Marinduque Provincial Jail, Co-organizer, 2005
    • University of the Philippines Los Baños, Pahinungod Volunteer, 2002

Award

    • Outstanding Filipino Researcher, International Association of Multidisciplinary Research (IAMURE) and La Consolacion College Bacolod, 2013 February 7
    • Employee Award, Marinduque State College, Boac, Marinduque, 2012
    • Junior Scientist Research Fellow (1 year), Philippine Agriculture and Fisheries Biotechnology Program on Assessment of Vitellogenin Dynamics and Its Relationship with Laying Traits in Philippine mallard, Department of Agriculture, 2010-2011
    • Full Scholar (3 years), Accelerated Science & Technology Human Resources Development (ASTHRD), Science Education Institute (SEI) and Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD), Department of Science and Technology, 2008-2011
    • Full Scholar (3 years), National Research and Development System for Agriculture and Fisheries (NARDSAF), Bureau of Agricultural Research (BAR), Department of Agriculture, 2001-2004
    • Iskolar ng Bayan (4 years), Socialized Tuition and Financial Assistance Program (STFAP), University of the Philippines Los Baños, 1995-1999
    • 2nd Best Oral Research Presentation Award, 3rd International Conference on Multidisciplinary Research, International Association of Multidisciplinary Research and La Consolacion College Bacolod, Bacolod City, Negros Occidental, 2013
    • Plaque of Recognition, Science Education Institute, Department of Science and Technology, 2011
    • Academic Excellence in Biological Sciences, Phi Sigma Biological Sciences Honor Society, College of Law, University of the Philippines Diliman, Quezon City, 2011
    • Best Paper Award in Breeding and Genetics, 47th National and 27th Visayas Chapter Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention of Philippine Society of Animal Science, 2009
    • Achievement Award, Marinduque State College, Boac, Marinduque, 2008
    • Outstanding Young Professional in Animal Science, 43rd Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention of the Philippine Society of Animal Science, Boracay, Aklan, 2006
    • Best Paper Award in Social, Economic and Development, 43rd Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention of Philippine Society of Animal Science, 2006
    • Best Paper Award in Breeding and Genetics, 42nd Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention of Philippine Society of Animal Science, 2005
    • Best Paper Award, 36th Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention of Philippine Society of Animal Science, 2000

Research

    • PCAARRD Multi-Agency Research and Development Program on Conservation, Improvement, and Profitable Utilization of the Philippines Native Pigs [Ongoing], Program Leader, 2014-2019
    • Variance components in pre-wean growth traits of native pigs [Completed]
    • Pre-wean growth in MDQ native pigs [Completed]
    • Maternal effect in pre-wean growth in native pigs [Completed]

Papers Presented

    • Breeds of swine in the Philippines. Empowering Pig Breeding in Taiwan & Philippines, Taiwan Livestock Research Institute, Executive Yuan, Council of Agriculture, Tainan, Taiwan
    • Vitellogenin dynamics and reproductive morphology at sexual maturity of Philippine mallard (Anas platyrhynchos domesticus Linn) fed with zinc supplemented diet, 2nd Annual International Conference Syiah Kuala University and 8th IMT-GT Uninet Biosciences Conference. Banda Aceh, Indonesia
    • Correlation of circulating vitellogenin at sexual maturity with selected laying traits in Philippine mallard (Anas platyrhynchos domesticus), 49th Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention of the Philippine Society of Animal Science, Shangri-la, Mandaluyong City, Philippines
    • Experiential learning approach for training of farmers on livestock production in Marinduque, Philippines, 4th International Education Conference, Tarlac State University. Tarlac City, Philippines
    • Watershed enrichment using Trichantera gigantea a promising watershed tree species: I. Measurements of four year old T. gigantea planted as intercrop in agriculture-based ecosystem, 5th Environmental Education Network of the Philippines’ International Conference and Scientific Meeting, John B. Lacson Maritime University, Iloilo City, Philippines
    • Meta-analysis of the effects of nutrition on laying traits expression of domestic duck (Anas platyrhynchos domesticus L.), 47th Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention of the Philippine Society of Animal Science. Davao City, Philippines
    • Population structure of native pig (Sus domesticus) in Marinduque, 45th Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention of the Philippine Society of Animal Science. Philippine Carabao Center, Muñoz City, Philippines
    • In-situ conservation efforts for the Philippine native pig (Sus domesticus) in Marinduque, 42nd Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention of the Philippine Society of Animal Science. Shangri-la, Makati City, Philippines
    • Genetic diversity within and among populations of the Philippine mallard duck (Anas platyrhynchos L.), 41st Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention of the Philippine Society of Animal Science. Shangri-la, Makati City, Philippines
    • Serological response of broiler chicks to Newcastle disease vaccine as influenced by vaccination against infectious bursal disease, 36th Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention of the Philippine Society of Animal Science. The Heritage Hotel, Pasay City, Philippines

Education

    • University of the Philippines Los Baños, College, 4031 Laguna, Master of Science Major in Animal Science (Animal Breeding) Minor in Genetics, 2004
    • University of the Philippines Los Baños, College, 4031 Laguna, Doctor of Philosophy, Major in Animal Science, Minor in Environmental Science, 2011
    • University of the Philippines Los Baños, College, 4031 Laguna, Bachelor of Science in Agriculture, 1999

Publication

    • Monleon, A.M., (2006) Local Conservation Efforts for the Philippine Native Pig (Sus Domesticus) in Marinduque
    • Philippine Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Volume 32, No. 1
    • Monleon, A.M., Lambio, A.L., Barrion, A.A., & Roxas, N.P., (2005) Genetic Diversity within and Among Populations of Philippine Mallard Ducks (Anas Platyrhynchos L.) Detected Using Randomly Amplified Polymorphic DNA (RAPD) Markers
    • Philippine Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Volume 31, No. 1
    • Vega, R.S.A., Lambio, A.L., & Monleon, A.M., ((in press)) Relationship of Vitellogenin with Selected Reproduction Parameters in Philippine Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos domesticus)
    • Philippine Journal of Science
    • Monleon, A.M., (2015) Traits of Economic Importance in Duck Egg Production in the Philippines
    • International Journal of Research Volume 2, No. 2
    • Monleon, A.M., Lambio, A.L., Vega, R.S.A., & Capitan, S.S., (2013) Correlation of Circulating Vitellogenin at Sexual Maturity with Selected Laying Traits in Philippine Mallard Duck (Anas platyrhynchos domesticus L.)
    • Philippine Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Volume 39, No. 2
    • Monleon, A.M., Lambio, A.L., Vega, R.S.A., Capitan, S.S., & Rebancos, C.M., (2012) Vitellogenin dynamics and reproductive morphology at sexual maturity of Philippine Mallard (Anas platyrhynchos domesticus L.) fed with zinc supplemented diet
    • Proceedings of The 2nd Annual International Conference Syiah Kuala University 2012 & The 8th IMT-GT Uninet Biosciences Conference, Banda Aceh Volume 2, No. 1
    • Monleon, A.M., (2012) Experiential Learning Approach for Training of Farmers on Livestock Production in Marinduque, Philippines
    • Proceedings of the 4th International Education Conference, Tarlac City
    • Monleon, A.M., (2012) Watershed enrichment using Trichantera gigantea a promising watershed tree species: I. Measurements of four year old T. gigantea planted as intercrop in agriculture-based ecosystem
    • 5th Environmental Educators Network of the Philippines (EENP) International Conference and Scientific Meeting
    • Capitan, S.S., Monleon, A.M., Lambio, A.L., & Vega, R.S.A., (2012) Correlation of circulating vitellogenin at sexual maturity with selected laying traits in Philippine mallard (Anas platyrhynchos domesticus)
    • 49th Philippine Society of Animal Science Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention and 9th Annual Conference of the Asian Reproductive Biotechnology Society
    • Monleon, A.M., Larracas, P.R., Opeña, J.L., Arrienda II, F.Q., & Supangco, E.P., (2010) Population Structure of Native Pig (Sus domesticus) in Marinduque
    • Philippine Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Volume 36, No. 1
    • Capitan, S.S., Monleon, A.M., Lambio, A.L., & Vega, R.S.A., (2010) Meta-analysis of the effects of nutrition on laying traits expression of domestic duck (Anas platyrhynchos domesticus L.)
    • 47th Scientific Seminar and Annual Convention of the Philippine Society of Animal Science
    • Monleon, A.M., (2006) Bioeconomics of native pig production in Marinduque
    • Animal Husbandry & Agricultural Journal Volume 40, No. 3
    • Monleon, A.M., & Barrion, A.A., (2002) Evolutionary genetics of Philippine native chicken (Gallus gallus domesticus Hutt 1949)
    • Animal Husbandry & Agricultural Journal Volume 36, No. 9
    • Monleon, A.M., (2001) Let's conserve the Marinduque native pigs
    • Animal Husbandry and Agricultural Journal Volume 35, No. 9
    • Batungbacal, M.R., & Monleon, A.M., (2000) Serological response of infectious bursal disease-vaccinated broiler chicks to Newcastle disease vaccination
    • Philippine Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Volume 26, No. 1
    • Monleon, A.M., (2015) Sources of variance in pre-wean growth traits of Marinduke pig (Sus domesticus)
    • International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications Volume 5, No. 10