2nd International Conference on Agricultural and Rural Development in Southeast Asia

Strengthening Resilience, Equity and Integration in ASEAN Food and Agriculture Systems
12-13 November 2014 • Makati Shangri-La, Manila, Philippines

Dr. Orville L. Bondoc

bondocProfessor, Animal Breeding and Physiology Division
Animal and Dairy Sciences Cluster
College of Agriculture
University of the Philippines Los Baños


Orville L. Bondoc is Professor of Animal Breeding/Genetics at the Animal and Dairy Sciences Cluster, College of Agriculture, University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB). He finished his BS (Agriculture) and MSc (Animal Science) degrees from UPLB in 1983 and 1987, respectively; and PhD in Animal Breeding/Genetics from the University of Guelph, Canada in 1991. Dr. Bondoc teaches undergraduate and graduate courses on animal breeding, animal genetic resources, research methods, and dairy production at UPLB. He was Visiting Professor at the Department of Animal Life and Resources, College of Agricultural Life Science, Hankyong National University, South Korea in 2006 and at the Food Security Center and the Institute of Animal Production for the Tropics and Subtropics, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany in 2011–2012. Dr. Bondoc has published more than 85 peer-reviewed articles in local and international scientific journals and has authored three books. He is a SEARCA Regional Professorial Chair for AY 2014/2015 for his research “Organic Livestock Farming and Breeding Towards Food Security of Smallholder Farmers in the Tropics.”


Session 1A: Improvement of Local Breeds of Smallholder Livestock Farmers in Southeast Asia


FacebookMySpaceTwitterDiggDeliciousStumbleuponGoogle BookmarksRedditNewsvineTechnoratiLinkedinMixxRSS FeedPinterest

About the Organizer


SEARCA is one of the 21 regional centers of the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO). Founded on 27 November 1966, SEARCA is mandated to strengthen institutional capacities in agricultural and rural development in Southeast Asia through graduate education, short-term training, research and development, and knowledge management.

Contact Us

For further information and inquiries, please contact:

Acting Program Head
Research and Development
Department, SEARCA
Los Baños, Laguna 4031 Philippines

Tel: +63 49 536-2287 loc 131