National scientist

House Majority Leader and Cornell Club of the Philippines president Martin Romualdez (left) hands over a simple token of gratitude and appreciation to fellow Cornellian  Dr. Emil Javier (right), recently conferred by President Rodrigo Duterte a National Scientist Award in Malacañang Palace for his promising contributions to the scientific community. Javier is a former president of the University of the Philippines (1993-1999), a former Chancellor of UPLB (1979-1985),  UPLB’s 17th National Scientist and a PhD in plant breeding and genetics from Cornell University.

Topics: Martin Romualdez , Emil Javier , Cornell Club of the Philippines , National Scientist award , Rodrigo Duterte
COMMENT DISCLAIMER: Reader comments posted on this Web site are not in any way endorsed by Manila Standard. Comments are views by readers who exercise their right to free expression and they do not necessarily represent or reflect the position or viewpoint of While reserving this publication’s right to delete comments that are deemed offensive, indecent or inconsistent with Manila Standard editorial standards, Manila Standard may not be held liable for any false information posted by readers in this comments section.