Empowering Excellence: 2023-2024 Research Proposals Undergo Rigorous External Review

In a bid to foster innovation and research excellence, JBLCF-Bacolod recently concluded its 2023-2024 Oral Presentation and External Review of Research Proposals. The event, held over three days from October 19 to 23, 2023, showcased the culmination of extensive research efforts initiated after the successful Research Capability Enhancement Workshop conducted from September 6 to 8, 2023.

The culmination of these efforts saw the unveiling of these meticulously crafted proposals to a panel of esteemed external reviewers composed of Dr. Cindy P. Sison , MT II/Subject Group Head, Sum-ag National High School; Dr. Carmen Menes, Head, Research Accreditation and Quality Management Office, La Concolacion College-Bacolod; Capt. Jorge P. Aborde, Assesor/Course Developer, JBLFMU; Dr. Stephen D. Solidarios, Associate Prof 1, Carlos Hilado Memorial State University-Alijis; Dr. Angeli Sebastian, Dean, College of Business & Management, JBLFMU-Molo; and Dr. Rolando Alimen, Research Coordinator, JBLFMU-Molo. These reviewers, eminent figures in their respective domains, lent their expertise to assess the scholarly merit, methodological rigor, and potential impact of each proposal.

The process was marked by rigorous scrutiny and constructive feedback, providing invaluable insights to the researchers as they embark on their respective projects. The collaboration between the institution’s internal experts and external reviewers serves as a testament to the commitment of JBLCF-Bacolod to maintain the highest standards of quality in research.