The National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST) has opening for the following position:
Position Title : Science Research Specialist I
Plantilla Item No : NASTB-SRAS1-5-2017
Salary/Salary Grade : P24,224 per month/SG-13
Qualification Requirements:
Education : Bachelor’s degree relevant to the job
Experience : None required
Training : None required
Eligibility : Career Service – Professional/Second Level Eligibility
Competencies Required:
1. Above average verbal and written communication skills
2. Good research and analytical skills
3. Above average organizational and event management skills
4. Good interpersonal skills
5. Tech-savvy
Duties/Position Description:
1. Assist in the activities related to the recognition function of NAST specifically in the implementation of the different NAST and DOST awards; lectures series and symposia; and research upgrading and performance evaluation;
2. Organize regional workshops, promotional activities and other related activities to enhance awareness in science and technology;
3. Conduct surveys on organized workshops/symposia/lectures for impact assessment and analyze and interpret results;
4. Maintain database of NAST and DOST awardees including monitoring of the bibliographics databases like Google Scholar, Scopus and Thompson Reuters for the h-index, ranking and number of citations of scholarly publications of NAST members and awardees;
5. Coordinate the printing requirements of the function which is not limited to preparation of designs for backdrops, flyers, brochures, programs, etc.; and
6. Prepare minutes of meetings and reports on the workshops, promotional activities and other related activities for consideration of the focal persons, concerned committees or divisions; prepare press releases and other writing needs.
NAST is inviting interested applicants including persons with disability (PWD), members of indigenous communities and those from any sexual orientation and gender identities (SOGI) to hand in or send through courier/electronic mail the following documents to the Finance and Administrative Division, NAST, DOST Compound, Bicutan, Taguig City or thru electronic mail (
1. Letter of application addressed to Ms. Rosemarie S. Espino (please indicate plantilla item number);
2. Fully accomplished Personal Data Sheet (PDS) with recent passport-sized picture (CS Form 212, Revised 2017) which can be downloaded at;
3. Performance rating in the last rating period;
4. Photocopy of certificate of eligibility/rating/license;
5. Photocopy of Transcript of Records;
6. Photocopy of certificate of training/s; and
7. Certificate of Employment with actual duties and responsibilities.
Deadline for submission of application is on October 29, 2018.
Period of posting/publication: October 18-29, 2018