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 : P29,798 per month/SG-13
Qualification Requirements:
  • Education : Bachelor’s degree relevant to the job
  • Experience : None
  • Training : None
  • Eligibility : Career Service – Professional/Second Level Eligibility
Competencies Required:
  • Awards and rewards administration (able to evaluate nominations for awards)
  • Activity design and development (comply with the requirements in the preparation of the program/activity)
  • Analytical skills (ability to learn, adapt, and formulate a research issue, including capacity to work in an interdisciplinary environment)
  • Effective communication (convey messages that require some planning for the method used and the possible reception to the message)
  • Social media managements (communication and content, graphics, creative ideas/strategies, filters and boost post, create trackable links, understand data analytics)
  • Marketing management and promotions/publicity
  • Procurement and management (demonstrate basic knowledge in procurement policies, processes and procedures)
Duties/Position Description:
  • Assist in the activities related to the NAST recognition function specifically I the implementation of the awards
  • Coordinate the activities related to the implementation of the different DOST awards from screening to awarding
  • Organize regional workshops, promotional activities and other related activities to enhance awareness in science and technology
  • Conduct surveys on organized workshops/symposia/lectures of the function for impact assessment and analyze and interpret results
  • Maintain database of NAST and DOST awardees including monitoring of the bibliographic databases like Google Scholar, Scopus and Web of Science for the h-index, ranking and number of citations of scholarly publications of NAST members and awardees
  • Coordinate the monitoring and evaluation of research grants of the awardees being funded by the DOST
  • Coordinate the printing requirements of the function which is not limited to preparation of designs for flyers, brochures, programs, backdrop, etc.
  • Prepare minutes of meetings, reports, 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 the Director Luningning Samarita Domingo;
  2. Fully accomplished Personal Data Sheet (PDS) with recent passport-sized picture (CS Form 212, Revised 2017) including the Work Experience Sheet which can be downloaded at;
  3. Performance rating in the last rating period (certified true copy of the original by the agency HRMO);
  4. Photocopy of the certificate of CSC eligibility/PRC license;
  5. Photocopy of transcript of records and diploma;
  6. Photocopy of certificate of training/s (if any); and
  7. Photocopy of certificate of employment (if any).
The deadline for the submission of applications is on June 30, 2022.

Date of posting: June 17, 2022
Period of posting: June 17-30, 2022