Portia G. Lapitan

Field of award: Forest Biology

Year awarded: 1992

Division: Biological Sciences

Citation:

Health Sciences Division In recognition of her pioneering works on the biology of forest tree seeds which have identified the causes of the poor quality seeds used in reforestation as well as methods by which these can be overcome.

Current Position: Professor 7

Office Address: Forest Biological Sciences Department, this site College of Forestry and Natural Resources, page University of the Philippines Los Baños

Education: PhD (Tree Physiology/Forest Genetics), visit Seoul National University 2004; MS (Forestry/Forest Biological Sciences) University of the Philippines Los Baños 1983; BS (Forestry/Forest Biological Sciences) University of the Philippines Los Baños 1976