Qualifications

International Visiting Professorial Fellows shall possess the following qualifications:
  1.1. With an academic rank of Full Professor or its equivalent;
  1.2. At least a Doctorate Degree or its equivalent;
  1.3. At least 10 years of teaching experience and/or managerial experience;
  1.4. Has published scientific articles, books, and/or country policy papers with a global impact;
  1.5. Recipient of National and International awards from reputable organisations;
  1.6. Officer and/or Member of National and International Professional & Learned Societies; and
  1.7. A Fellow of a reputable institution.

The International Visiting Professorial Fellowship is by invitation or nomination, and is a preferential privilege for the Fellows of the Royal Institution with exemplary qualifications and achievements in their field of specialisation. 

Responsibilities

1. No monetary obligation
2. Deliver lectures on their field of specialisations in RI Affiliate Institutions
3. Nominate and invite at least 100 RI Members (of any grade or constituent) 
4. Support the programs and activities of RI
5. Referee and review articles on topics of their specialisation, for the RI Research Journal

Benefits

1. To be assigned to deliver lectures on their field of specialisations to RI Affiliate Institutions, Schools, Colleges and Universities
2. Round trip Tickets
3. Accommodation

Accredited Institutions

AlmaCrest International College

Royal Institute of Higher Education

Tarlac State University

Zamboanga City State Polytechnic College

Zamboanga State College of Marine Sciences and Technology

Professorial Fellows

Dr. Ben B. Andres, FRIEdr, FRIEE
Dr. Ben B. Andres is the Chairperson of the Philippine Association of State Universities and Colleges (PASUC) Evaluation Committee of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP). He obtained his Doctor in Educational Management, Master in Industrial Engineering and Management and Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Communications Engineering at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. He is a Professor II, former Dean of the College of Engineering Polytechnic University of the Philippines and also worked at PUP in various capacities and has been teaching since 1985. He is a Registered Professional Electronics Engineer. He attended various seminars, trainings, forums and conferences (national and international) and has received awards and honors in his profession. He has authored research papers about Electrical Engineering. He is affiliated with various associations (national and international). He is a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Educators and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Electronic Engineers, Singapore.

ID Number : 00254
Date of Appointment : 15 August 2014 
Date of Induction : 20 August 2014
Dr. Theresita V. Atienza, FRIEdr
Dr. Theresita V. Atienza is a Professor and Dean of the College of Science of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines, an Asian Public Intellectual Research Fellow of the Nippon Foundation and Executive Director of the International Council of Professional Educators. She obtained her Doctor in Educational Management at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines, Master of Arts in Teaching at the Central Colleges of the Philippines, Master in Technology Management at the University of the Philippines, and Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology at the University of Santo Tomas, Philippines. She has been teaching for more than a decade and has received various awards (international and national) and attended various trainings, seminars, conferences as participant and paper presenter. She has authored published books and articles from different publications, newspapers and magazines. She is a registered Medical Technologist. She is also affiliated with various associations (national and international) and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Educators, Singapore.

ID Number : 09971
Date of Appointment : 15 August 2014 
Date of Induction : 20 August 2014
Dr. Valentino G. Baac, FRI(Rs), FRIEdr, FRIPAr
Dr. Valentino G. Baac is the Vice-President for Academic Affairs of the Emilio Aguinaldo College, Ermita, Manila, Philippines. He obtained his Ph.D. in Public Administration (Magna Cum Laude) and M.A. in Public Administration (Summa Cum Laude) from the Graduate School, of the University of Santo Tomas, España, Manila, Philippines; He holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of the East, Recto, Manila, Philippines; a Bachelor of Theology from the Seminario Mayor de San Carlos, Cebu City, Philippines; and a Bachelor of Arts Classical major in Philosophy (Cum Laude), from the Sacred Heart Seminary, Palo, Leyte, Philippines. He has worked in the Development Academy of the Philippines, Court of Appeals, Cultural Center of the Philippines, and the Commission on Human Rights in various capacities. He has been teaching for more than 17 years, authored various books on ethics, risks management and good governance and has written several published and unpublished articles and poems. He is also a Research Fellow of the Royal Institution, Singapore, Fellow of the Royal Institute of Educators and Royal Institute of Public Administrators, Singapore.

ID Number : 09844
Date of Appointment : 3 October 2014
Date of Induction : 9 October 2014
Dr. Gloria T. Baysa, CPA, FRI(Rs), FRIAcc, FRIEdr, FRIMAcc
Dr. Gloria T. Baysa is a Certified Public Accountant and a Professor at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. She is a Former Vice President for Finance and a former Dean of the College of Accountancy, Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs; and Director for Budget Services at Polytechnic University of the Philippines. She obtained her Doctor of Education at the Greenville College, Philippines; Master in Business Education at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. She has attended various training, seminars, and conferences (national and international) and has authored Published Books, Technical Papers, and Articles, Significant Research Projects and Outputs about Accountancy/Accounting and Management. She has been teaching for more than 4 decades and has received various awards and citations. She is also a Research Fellow of the Royal Institution of Singapore, a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Accountants, Fellow of the Royal Institute of Educators, and Fellow of the Royal Institute of Management Accountants, Singapore.

ID Number : 00229
Date of Appointment : 15 August 2014 
Date of Induction : 20 August 2014
Dr. Nenita F. Buan, FRIPsych
Dr. Nenita F. Buan is a Consultant Psychologist, the Dean of the College of Social Science and Development of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines and the Chairperson of the Graduate School, Master in Psychology at the Polytechnic University. She obtained her Doctor of Philosophy in Criminology at the Philippine College of Criminology and Ph.D in Psychology (with Honors), Master of Arts in Psychology and Bachelor of Science in Psychology at the Manuel L. Quezon University, Philippines. She is licensed Psychologist, Certified Clinical Psychologist, a Forensic Psychologist and a licensed Neuro Psychiatric Screener. She has been teaching for more than decade and done a lot of researches. She attended and had been a speaker in numerous trainings/ seminars/ conferences. She is a member of various associations (national and international) and has been honored as Ambassador of Peace by the World Peace Federation. She is also an Honorary President and Fellow of the Royal Institute of Psychologists, Singapore.

ID Number : 00484
Date of Appointment : 3 October 2014
Date of Induction : 9 October 2014
Dr. Honorio C. Buccat, FRIEdr
Dr. Honorio C. Buccat is the Vice President for Academic Affairs of the Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University. He obtained his Doctor of Philosophy, Masters and Bachelor degrees in Agricultural Education at Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University, La Union, Philippines. He is a Professor VI and a Registered Teacher. He has been teaching for more than 3 decades. He attended numerous trainings/ seminars and conferences all over the country and abroad. He has been awarded and recognized for various accomplishments and done various researches. He is also affiliated to various associations (national and international) and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Educators, Singapore.

ID Number : 09995
Date of Appointment : 3 October 2014
Date of Induction : 9 October 2014
Dr. Guillermo C. Bungato Jr., FRICom
Dr. Guillermo C. Bungato Jr. is the Chairperson of the Graduate School, Doctor in Business Administration Program at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. He obtained his Doctor of Philosophy in Commerce (Summa Cum Laude) at the University of Sto Tomas, Master of Business Administration (Meritissimus) at the University of Sto Tomas and Bachelor of Arts in Classical English Literature minor in Philosopy at St. Francis Xavier College Seminary, Davao City, Philippines. He was a School Director, Chief Administrative Officer and Management Consultant in Most Holy Trinity Academy. He has been teaching for more than 20 years, attended various training, seminars and conferences (national and international). He is also affiliated to various associations (national and international) and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Commerce, Singapore.

ID Number : 09822
Date of Appointment : 3 October 2014
Date of Induction : 9 October 2014
Dr. Carmencita L. Castolo, FRIEdr
Dr. Carmencita L. Castolo, is the Director of the Open University of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. She obtained her Doctor, Master and Bachelor in Educational Management at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. She is a Professor V and Registered Teacher. She has been teaching for more than 20 years, attended various training, seminars and conferences (national and international) as participant or paper presenter. She is also affiliated to various associations (national and international) and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Educators, Singapore.

ID Number : 00230
Date of Appointment : 3 October 2014
Date of Induction : 9 October 2014
Rev Fr. Dr. Herminio V. Dagohoy, O.P., CPA, FRI(Rs)
Rev Fr. Dr. Herminio V. Dagohoy is currently the Rector of the University of Santo Tomas, a member of the Board of Trustees of Aquinas Univeristy, Collegeio de San Juan de Letran (Intramuros and Calamba), Angelicum College and Angelicum School. He is the President of the Dominican Network of Schools, President of the Association of Catholic Universities of the Philippines, Treasurer of the Catholic Educational Association of the Philippines. He finished Accountancy at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines, AB Philosophy at the Philippine Dominican Center for Institutional Studies, Bachelor in Sacred Theology at the University of Santo Tomas Ecclesiastical Faculty of Sacred Theology, Master of Arts in Philippine Studies in Philosophy at the University of the Philippines and Doctorate of Philosophy in Ancient Philosophy, Theodicy, Social Philosophy and Hermeneutics.at University of Santo Tomas.He is a CPA and professed the evangelical vows in the Order of Preachers. He is also affiliated to various associations (national and international) and a Research Fellow of the Royal Institution, Singapore.

ID Number : 09987
Date of Appointment : 3 October 2014
Date of Induction : 9 October 2014
Dr. Dominador L. Gamboa Jr., FRIBA
Dr. Dominador L. Gamboa Jr. is the Chairperson of the Master in Business Administration at the Graduate School of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. He is the Former Dean of the College of Business at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines and has been teaching since 1977. Aside from his experience in the academe, he has been involved in Investment Management at the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company. He obtained his Doctor of Business Administration at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines, Master in Business Administration at the San Sebastian College, Philippines and Bachelor of Science in Commerce at the University of Santo Tomas Philippines. He has attended various trainings, seminars and conferences (national and international) as a participant, speaker and lecturer. He received awards of distinction and recognitions in various capacities. He is affiliated with various associations (national and international) and he is a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Business Administration, Singapore.

ID Number : 09825
Date of Appointment : 15 August 2014 
Date of Induction : 20 August 2014
Dr. Ellinor F. Geronimo, CPA, FRI(Rs), FRIAcc, FRIEdr, FRIEntr
Dr. Ellinor F. Geronimo is a Certified Public Accountant and the President of Angel John International Academy, Philippines and Business and Automated Systems Clinic, Inc., Philippines. She is also the Founding Director of Information Systems Audit and Control Association and a former Representative of the Philippines to the Asian Federation of Internal Auditors. She was a Consultant to the Asian Development Bank in the Selection of Software and Training Users for Capital Market Surveillance of Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Philippines. She obtained her Doctor and Master in Educational Management at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. She is accredited by the Board of Accountancy to the Bureau of Internal Revenue and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Philippines, She has authored Published Books, Technical Papers and Articles and has received various awards. She is affiliated with various associations (national and international). She is also a Research Fellow of the Royal Institution of Singapore, a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Accountants, Fellow of the Royal Institute of Educators, and Fellow of the Royal Institute of Entrepreneurs, Singapore.

ID Number : 08775
Date of Appointment : 15 August 2014 
Date of Induction : 20 August 2014
Dr. Milagrina A. Gomez, FRIEdr
Dr. Milagrina A. Gomez is the Dean of the College of Education, Chairperson of the Doctor in Educational Management and Master in Business Education of the Graduate School, and Director of Quality Assurance of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. She obtained her Doctor of Education with specialization in Educational Administration at the Philippine Normal University, Master in Business Education at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines and Bachelor of Science in Business Education at the Philippine College of Commerce (now PUP). She is a Licensed Teacher and has been teaching since 1975. She has attended various trainings, seminars and conferences and has received awards and honors. She has authored published books and manuals. She is affiliated with various associations (national and international) and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Educators, Singapore.

ID Number : 00232
Date of Appointment : 15 August 2014 
Date of Induction : 20 August 2014
Dr. Myrna Q. Mallari, CPA, FRI(Rs), FRIEdr
Dr. Myrna Q. Mallari, CPA, FRI(Rs), FRIEdr is a Certified Public Accountant. She is the President of the Tarlac State University, Philippines. She is the former Vice President for Administration and Finance and Director of the Graduate Studies at the Tarlac State University. She obtained her Doctor in Business Administration at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines, Master in Public Administration at the Tarlac State University, Philippines and Bachelor of Science in Business Administration major in Accounting (Cum Laude) at the University of the East, Philippines. She has attended various trainings, seminars and conferences as participant and resource speaker. She has completed various researches in the field of Business and Accountancy, Internal Audit and other social researches, and presented research paper in various (national and international) conferences and won best paper awards for two presented papers. She is affiliated with various associations (national and international) and a Research Fellow of the Royal Institution, and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Educators, Singapore.

ID Number : 08918
Date of Appointment : 15 August 2014 
Date of Induction : 20 August 2014
Dr. Danilo T. Reyes, FRIBA, FRICom, FRIEdr, FRIM, FRIT
Dr. Danilo T. Reyes is a Professional Lecturer at the Miriam College and at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines Graduate School. He finished his Bachelor and Master of Science in Commerce major in Management at the University of Santo Tomas, España, Manila, Philippines. He obtained his Doctor of Philosophy in Criminology at the Philippine College of Criminology, Doctor in Business Administration at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. He has been teaching for more than 30 years. He is affiliated as a Management Consultant at the Baliwag Transit, Inc., Director/Manager of International Baliwag Tours & Travel, Inc. He is also the Executive Director at the Holiday Park Hotel. He has been awarded and recognized for various accomplishments and done various researches. Attended various training, seminars and conferences (national and international) as participant and panelist. He is also affiliated to various associations (national and international) and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Business Administration, Royal Institute of Commerce, Royal Institute of Educators, Royal Institute of Management and Royal Institute of Tourism, Singapore.

ID Number : 00279
Date of Appointment : 3 October 2014
Date of Induction : 9 October 2014
Dr. Samuel M. Salvador, FRI(Hon)

Dr. Samuel M. Salvador is the Vice President for Academic Affairs of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines, has an academic rank of University Professor and has been teaching for 44 years. He is a member of the Commission on Higher Education Technical Panel for Distance Education and a Fellow of the International Advisory Council and Honorary Fellow of the Royal Institution.

ID Number : 00234
Date of Appointment : 15 July 2014 
Date of Induction : 15 July 2014
 
Dr. Ruperto P. Somera, CPA, FRI(Rs), FRIAcc, FRIBM
Dr. Ruperto P. Somera is the Chairman of RPS Tax Consultancy, Former Regional Director of the Bureau of Internal Revenue, and Board of Accountancy Member. He is a Certified Public Accountant with Doctor of Philosophy in Business Management graduated with Honors and Master of Science in Commerce major in Taxation, with Highest Honors at the Manuel L. Quezon University, Philippines. He also holds his Doctor of Business Administration from the International University Foundation, Philippines; Bachelor of Business Administration, Major in Accounting, Bachelor of Business Administration, major in Tariff & Taxation at the University of the East, Philippines and Bachelor of Science in Forestry at the University of the Philippines. He has attended and conducted various training, seminars and conferences (national and international) and has received various awards (national and international). He has spent years of teaching since 1968. He has authored published books and Technical papers. He is affiliated with various associations (national and international) and a Research Fellow of the Royal Institution and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Accountants and a Fellow of the Royal Institute of Business Management, Singapore.

ID Number : 00580
Date of Appointment : 15 August 2014 
Date of Induction : 20 August 2014
Dr. Antonio O. Yu, CPA, DBE, FRI (Rs)
Dr. Antonio O. Yu is a Certified Public Accountant and is currently the Dean of the College of Business and Accountancy, Chair of the Graduate School, Master in Business Administration Program and Professor of the Graduate School Master in Business Administration Program and Accountancy Program at the University of Perpetual Help System in Jonelta Biñan, Laguna. He finished his Bachelor of Science in Commerce (BSC), Major in Accounting at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines and He obtained his Doctor of Business Management at the Philippine Women’s University and Master in Business Administration at the Pamantasan ng Lungsond ng Maynila. He has been teaching for more than 20 years. He has attended various trainings, seminars, and conferences as participant and resource speaker and has received awards in honouring his profession. He is affiliated with various associations (national and international) and a Research Fellow of the Royal Institution.

ID Number : 09991
Date of Appointment : 3 October 2014
Date of Induction : 9 October 2014