The Civil Service Commission (CSC) and the Department of Science and Technology (DOST), through the Scientific Career System under its recognition program, conferred the Scientist rank to thirteen (13) new researchers and upgraded the rank of four (4) career scientists. The SCS held its 2022 Oath-Taking of the Newly Conferred and Upgraded Scientists on September 22, 2022, at the Eastwood Richmonde Hotel, Eastwood Avenue, Bagumbayan, Quezon City, and was streamed on SCS FB Page. The Oath Taking was co-hosted by the National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL).
The newly conferred and upgraded scientists were sworn in by the Scientific Career Council (SCC) Chair Atty. Karlo A. B. Nogrlaes of the CSC and Co-Chair Secretary Renato U. Solidum, Jr. of the DOST. Members of the Council include NAST PHL President Academician Rhodora V. Azanza, University of the Philippines President Atty. Danilo L. Concepcion represented by Dr. Carla B. Dimalanta, Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs, Executive Secretary and Director of NAST PHL, Ms. Luningning E. Samarita-Domingo, Special Technical Committee (STC) – Natural Sciences Division (NSD) Chair, Academician Fabian M. Dayrit, and STC-Agricultural Sciences Division Chair (ASD), Academician Eufemio T. Rasco, Jr.
BICUTAN TAGUIG CITY - The Scientific Career System (SCS) conducted SCS Orientation for Finance and Administrative (FAD) personnel in various government agencies with conferred Career Scientists on May 26, 2022, via Zoom.
In view of the increasing number of Career Scientists conferred under the System, the orientation served as a venue to orient and inform FAD personnel on the proper implementation of benefits and entitlements of the Career Scientists in different agencies. Five (5) speakers were invited as resource speakers, they are Dr. Pierangeli G. Vital, Career Scientist I and University Researcher III at the Natural Sciences Research Institute (NSRI), University of the Philippines Diliman (UPD), Atty. Karlo A. B. Nograles, Chairperson of the Civil Service Commission (CSC), Ms. Maria Lourdes T. Aganon, Director III of Organization, Position Classifications Compensation Bureau (OPCCB), Department of Budget and Management (DBM), Ms. Marissa G. Ceneta, Chief Administrative Officer of Administrative and Legal Service, Personnel Division, Department of Science and Technology (DOST), and Atty. Sheila O. Valino, Legal Division, Attorney IV of Administrative and Legal Service, Legal Division, DOST.