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Professor and Chair

Department of Social Forestry & Forest Governance

College of Forestry and Natural Resources

University of the Philippines Los Baños

Gregorio Zamuco Hall

Martin Reyes St.

UP Los Baños

College, Laguna 4031


Areas of Expertise

Social Forestry; Community-Based Forest Management; Forest Governance

Brief Bio

Dr. Rose Jane J. Peras is Professor and currently Chair of the Department of Social Forestry and Forest Governance, College of Forestry and Natural Resources, University of the Philippines Los Baños. She has more than 20 years of experience in research and development and 15 years in forestry education and public service. Her research involvements in forestry, community-based forest management, integrated watershed management plan development, human dimension of climate change, disaster risk reduction/climate change adaptation and forest governance led her to author/co-author 29 technical publications. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Forestry and Master of Science in Forestry from the University of the Philippines Los Banos and Ph.D. degree in Forest Governance from The University of Tokyo.

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