Since recruitment and promotion are among the prime objectives of the Scientific Career System, the SCC Secretariat through the leadership of Academician Evelyn Mae Tecson-Mendoza has undertaken a series of orientation seminars for various research and development institutes and state universities and colleges, targeting potential nominees for admission to the System. From January to October 2014, a total of eight (8) orientation seminarshave been held which were participated in by research personnel from different agencies of the Department of Health, Department of Science and Technology and Department of Environment and Natural Resources and the full time researchers from the University of the Philippines Los BaƱos. In 2013, nine orientation seminars were held for researchers of various agencies of the Department of Agriculture, the National Museum, and the Central Luzon University.


Participating offices/units

Total no. of participants

Resource Speaker

January 28, 2014/DOH, San Lazaro Cmpd, Tayuman, Manila

DOH-HHRDB, DOH-Scientific Career Evaluation Committees of DOH Central Office and all attached offices, Technical Working Group of all attached offices


Acd. Evelyn Mae Tecson-Mendoza

March 5, 2014/RITM, Muntinlupa City, Alabang

Research Institute for Tropical Medicine (RITM) and Food and Drug Administration (FDA)


Acd. Evelyn Mae Tecson-Mendoza

March 13, 2014/ NAST Conference Room, Bicutan, Taguig City

Industrial Technology and Development institute (ITDI) and Metal Industry Research and Development Center (MIRDC), 


Acd. Ruben L. Villareal

March 28, 2014/Philippine Heart Center, East Ave., Diliman, Quezon City

Philippine Heart Center, Philippine Lung Center, National Kidney Research Institute


Acd. Ruben L. Villareal

June 20, 2014, Mandaue, Cebu City

DENR-EMB National and Regional Offices


Acd. Evelyn Mae Tecson-Mendoza

September 05, 2014, RITM, Muntinlupa City, Alabang

Members of the DOH-RITM Scientific Career Evaluation Committee


SCC Secretariat

September 26, 2014,/ DOH, San Lazaro Cmpd, Tayuman, Manila

Members of the DOH Central Office- Scientific Career Evaluation Committee


SCC Secretariat

22 October 2014/ UPLB, College, Laguna

UPLB Research, Extension and Professional staff (REPS)


Acd. Evelyn Mae Tecson-Mendoza