Job Vacancy Announcement: University Research Associate I (SG 12-1)

The Office of the Vice-Chancellor for Research and Extension is looking for a dynamic and professional individual to fill its vacant University Research Associate I (Grade 12-1) position. Said position will be appointed to the OVCRE's Project Development, Monitoring and Evaluation Section.


Interested applicants should have the following minimum qualifications:

  • Education: At least a BS degree relevant to the job
  • Work Experience: 2 years experience in project monitoring and management
  • Eligibility: Career Service Professional (2nd Level Eligibility)

The successful applicant shall perform the following, but not limited to, URA I functions upon hiring:

  • Coordinates meetings and prepares communication letters/notices to project leaders and evaluators;
  • Identifies appropriate reviewers for evaluation of research projects of the University;
  • Assists in the preparation of documents of training/meetings of PDMES-OVCRE;
  • Initially checks and reviews reports of research projects submitted to OVCRE;
  • Serves in seminars, workshops and trainings as facilitator and secretariat; and
  • Respond to inquiries regarding research management and implementation

This vacancy circular has originally been posted last May 06, 2013. We will be extending the deadline for applications until May 24, 2013. Qualified Applicants may submit their application sets (application letter, resume, transcript of records, diploma, others) to the Human Resources Development Office at AG Samonte Hall, UPLB, College, Laguna