Nathaniel C. Añasco

Nathaniel C. Añasco

Field of award: Fisheries Science

Year awarded: 2011

Division: Agricultural Sciences


In recognition of his important contributions in determining the presence, prescription distribution, rx and effects of agricultural pesticides, information pills ballast water treatment chemicals, spilled oil, and other marine pollutants on the coastal ecosystems which are important factors in the effective integrated management system of the Philippines coastal zones. His technical expertise in the assessment and monitoring of water quality, extent of marine pollution, and marine productivity in the country’s important fishing grounds are significant contributions to both fisheries and environmental sciences.


Current Position: Director; Assistant Professor 7

Office Address: Institute of Marine Fisheries and Oceanology, College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences, University of the Philippines Visayas

Education: PhD (Fisheries Science), Kagoshima University, Japan 2010; MS (Fisheries and Technology), Kagoshima University, Japan 2007; MS (Fisheries Biology), University of the Philippines Visayas, 2001; BS (Biology), University of the Philippines Cebu, 1993

Curriculum Vitae: anasco_nathaniel