Perry S. Ong
Field of award: Behavioral Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Year awarded: 2000
Division: Biological Sciences
In recognition of his significant contributions to our knowledge and better understanding of the diversity of Philippine wildlife resulting in a greater public awareness and appreciation of the importance of this valuable biological resource in the whole ecosystem. Further, this has drawn the active participation of the academe, private sector and NGOs towards the management and conservation of our protected areas, including fauna and flora.
Current Position: Professor
Office Address: Institute of Biology, University of the Philippines Diliman
Education: PhD Science (Behavioral Ecology and Evolutionary Biology), Monash University 1995; MS (Zoology) University of the Philippines Los Baños 1988; BS (Zoology) University of the Philippines Los Baños 1983