Call for Nominations to the Directorship of the National Institute for Science and Mathematics Education Development (NISMED)

Public Forum for NISMED SEARCH 2021


The Search Committee for the Director of NISMED shall receive nominations from 8:00 am of 06 May 2021 to 5:00 pm of 14 May 2021. Please submit the following documents through email to

    1. Nominator(s)’s signed nomination letter containing the justification for the nomination (please include current contact details of the [first] nominator);

    2. Nominee’s summarized curriculum vitae (at most three [3] pages);

    3. Nominee’s signed letter of acceptance of the nomination, stating willingness to serve as Director; and

    4. Nominee’s plans for the Institute in broad terms, including his/her flagship programs.

You may also submit hard copies to the College of Science Administration Building and have them received by the guard. All letters/nominations shall be addressed and delivered to:

The Search Committee for the Director of NISMED

c/o Dean Giovanni A. Tapang, Chair

College of Science, National Science Complex,

UP Diliman, QC

Who May Nominate: NISMED staff, UP alumni, and other interested stakeholders.

Who May be Nominated: The nominee must possess the following minimum qualifications:

    1. Commitment to academic freedom and the values and ideals of the University;

    2. Outstanding academic credentials in science, mathematics, or science/mathematics education

    3. Permanent appointment as UP faculty or staff

    4. Relevant administrative experience

The nominee/s must be ready to present to the NISMED community on 17 May 2021 during the public forum for the end-of-term report of the current NISMED Director Dr. Aida Yap. The schedule of activities is as follows. These meetings will be held via Zoom. Details will be posted later at


03-M CV_SMonterola_May 2021_NISMED.pdf

Monterola, Sheryl Lyn

03-Y YAP_AIda_Short CV_2021.pdf

Yap, Aida