Workshop Participant Bios
Julie Belandres-Otadoy, Ph.D.
Title/s: Assistant Professor, Department of Biology
Fellow, Tropical Institute for Climate Studies
Consultant, Environmental Studies Program
Ateneo de Davao University, Davao City, Philippines
University of San Carlos, Cebu City, Philippines
Dr. Julie Belandres-Otadoy is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biology at the University of San Carlos – Talamban Campus and a Fellow in Tropical Institute for Climate Studies. She is also a consultant in the Environmental Studies Program at Ateneo de Davao University. She has a doctoral degree in environmental science from the University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, and a master’s degree in veterinary parasitology from the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of the Philippines.
Dr. Belandres-Otadoy’s research interests are in the areas of global biodiversity and conservation, functional ecology, parasitology and topics in environmental science. She is co-author of the articles “Birds of Melagos Watershed, Southeastern Philippines” in The Asian Journal of Biodiversity, 1 (2010), 36-48, and “Coastal Monitoring in Talomo Bay, Philippines” in PCEEM (September 2000). She has also presented papers on Sustaining Growth and Development through Scientific research USC-Talamban Campus, Cebu City, (March 5, 2011) and Challenges in Expanding Biodiversity Conservation and Management in the Philippines at USC-Talamban Campus, Cebu City, and (June 24, 2011).