Administrative Officials


Dr. Ma. Carla A. Ochotorena
University President

Vice President

Dr. Nursia M. Barjose
Vice President for Academic Affairs
Dr. Joel G. Fernando
Vice President for Research Extension Services & External Linkages
Dr. Joselito D. Madroñal
Vice President for Administration and Finance
Dr. Fredelino M. San Juan
OIC Vice President for Resource Generation, Concurrent Manager, UPRESS and Chair, Bids and Award Committee

Office of the President Staff

Dr. Berhana I. Flores
Chief of Staff, Office of the President
Mr. Aldrin S. Valerio
Special Assistant to the President

Universirty and Board Secretary

Asso. Prof. Al-Ghani D. Mohammad
Univ. and Board Secretary concurrent capacity as OIC-Director of Special Programs and Projects Office

Academic Deans

Dr. Kamarodin A. Abdulkarim
Dean, College of Asian & Islamic Studies
Dr. Mohammad Khasim I. Abdulmajid
Dean, College of Medicine
Asso. Prof. Hashim N. Alawi
OIC – Dean, College of Nursing
Engr. Raul T. Alburo
Dean, College of Engineering
Dr. Roderick P. Go
Dean, College of Computing Studies
Dr. Byron B. Go Silk
Dean, External Studies Unit 
Dr. Mario Ritchie O. Hibionada
Dean, College of Criminology
Dr. Almudi G. Lukman
Dean, College of Forestry & Environmental Studies 
Atty. Jules Christian D. Marcos
Dean, College of Law
Dr. Mohammad Nur S. Paspasan 
Acting Dean, College of Science and Mathematics
Dr. Ricardo A. Somblingo
Dean, College of Teacher  Education
Dr. Elderico P. Tabal
Dean, College of Agriculture
Dr. Jocelyn T. Gaas
Dean, College of Social Work & Community Development
Dr. Ma. Blancaflor R. Jimeno
Dr. Maria Socorro Yvonne H. Ramos
Coordinating Dean, Graduate School
Arch. Ruby Alita A. Sahi
OIC – Dean, College of Architecture
Dr. Lucia M. Santos
Dean, College of Home Economics 
Dr. Julieta B. Tendero
Dean, College of Liberal Arts
Dr. Sarah S. Taupan
OIC- Dean, CPADS on concurrent Director, Quality Assurance Center 
Office / Chair of the ISA


Dr. Leonilo B. Abella
Director, WESMAARRDEC Consortium
Dr. Reynante E. Autida 
Director, Research Development & Eval. Center
Asso. Prof. Joselito R. Custodio
OIC – Director, Office of the Center for Continuing Education
Engr. Mark L. Flores
Director, Data Protection and IT Security Officer
Engr. Ferdinand S. Guardo
Director, Management Information Systems & Technology Office
Asst. Prof. Al-Rashid T. Jama
Director, University Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office
Asst. Prof. Norman Lloyd B. Manginsay
OIC – Director of University Sports Development Office
Asso. Prof. Roel F. Marcial
Director, Office of the Student Affairs
Dr. Mario R. Obra, Jr.
Director, Quality Management Office, International Relations Office & External Linkages
Engr. Hernan N. Rosaldo II
OIC-Director, Department of Extension Services and Community Development
Arch. Joseph Andrew L. Sahial
Director, Physical Plant concurrent capacity as the the University Architect
Dr. Roberto M. Sala
Director of WMSU – Affiliated Renewable Energy Center (AREC)
Asso. Prof. Bernard Q. Suriaga
Director, University Center for Local Governance

Ms. Rosalie T. Arcillas
Director, Finance
Dr. Fuvie R. Bayot
Director, Distance Education
Dr. Fini Joy P. Buenafe
Director, Guidance & Counseling Center
Asst. Prof. Mary Grace M. Buñol
OIC – Director for Testing and Evaluation Center (TEC)
Asso. Prof. Nerlyne C. Concepcion
Director, WMSU Career and Job Placement Center
Asst. Prof. Ludivina B. Dekit 
Director, Peace & Human Security Institute
Dr. Marilou C. Elago
Director, Office of the Univ. Biosafety and Biosecurity Committee
Dr. Vicenta T. Escobar
Director for Admissions Office
Dr. Mariam Z. Julkarnain
Director, Gender Research & Resource Center
Dr. Ma. Nora D. Lai
Director, Alumni Relations Office
Dr. Melaine F. Lear
Director, Centro de Estudio Mindanao
Asso. Prof. Glory Jean G. Leonin
Director, Scholarship Office
Asso. Prof. Maria Dolores J. Macrohon
Director, Office of Auxiliary Services
Dr. Teresita A. Narvaez
Director, Special Programs and Projects Office on concurrent capacity as Agribusiness
Dr. Almira G. Nochefranca
Director, Office of the Culture and the Arts
Dr. Aubrey F. Reyes
Director, Sentro ng Wika at Kultura
Mrs. Ma. Teresita J. Rodriguez
Director for Administration
Ms. Girlie C. Tangalin
Director National Service Training Program Office
Dr. Lea E. Usman
Public Affairs Office

Campus Administrators

Ms. Maria Celeste B. Dela Cruz
Campus Administrator, Malangas
Prof. Nicasio F. Gonzales
Campus Administrator, Ipil

Integrated Laboratory School Principals & Asst. Principals

Dr. Riah Barcelona
Principal. ILS -High School
Dr. Anna Louisa R. Perez
Principal, ILS- Elementary

Assistant & Associate Directors | Assistant Chairpersons | Special Assistants

Mr. Bon Evan S. Cuadra
Asst. Director, University Biorisk Management Office
Dr. Richard C. Dagalea
Asst. Director, Public Affairs Office
Engr. Swidin S. Husin
Associate Director of the Research Development and Evaluation Center
Dr. Elmer M. Labad
Asst. Director, Gender Research and Resource Center (GRRC)
Asso. Prof. Joel C. Macasinag
Asst. Manager, University PRESS(UPRESS)
Asso. Prof. Reynaldo R. Macaso
Asst. Director of the scholarship Office
Mr. Keynard L. Ponce
Asst. to the Director of Center for Continuing Education (CCE)
Asso. Prof. Vinchall A. Siason
Asst. Director of the Quality Assurance Office
Mr. Salimar B. Tahil
Asst. Director of the Management Information System and Technology Office
Asst. Prof. Sophia L. Bensali
Asst. to the Director of Center for Science Teaching and Training
Asso. Prof. Eleanor A. Cameros
Asst. Director, Student Affairs Office
Ms. Melodina V. Francisco
Asst. Director, Alumi Relations Office
Dr. Mely Jane D. Jacinto
Asst. Director, Quality Management Systems Office
Dr. Dulce Amor P. Matondo
Assistant to the VPRESEL

Technical Assistant | Technical Associates

Mr. Edwin I. Arip
Tech. Associate (BS Com Sci)
Engr. Ahmedzam S. Nasaluddin
Tech. Associate Under the Office of the President, for the infrastructure Project concurrent capacity as Technical Working group of the BIDS and Awards Committee
Mr. Victor Ryan H. Tangalin
Technical Associate, Center for Hands of Goodwill
Asso. Prof. Ryan B. Cabangcala
Technical Associate to the Vice President for Research Extension Services and External Linkages
Dr. Shamir R. Kassim
Executive Assistant for Special Academic concerns at the Office of the President

Dr. Johana J. Abdula
Tech. Asso. for the External Studies Unit – BS Crim. Program
Asso. Prof. Abigail F. Antonio
Technical Associate to the Vice President for Academic Affairs
Asst. Prof. Mercendes A. Bejerano
Tech. Asst. to the Vice-President for Academic Affairs
Ms. Bernadeth A. Encarnacion
Tech. Asso. for the External Studies Unit – BS Crim. Program
Dr. Melanie A. Turco
Technical Associate to the Vice President for Administration and Finance


Dr. Fredelino M. San Juan
Chair Bids and Award Committee
Engr. Ricardo B. Gonzales
Chair of the Tech. Inspection Committee
Dr. Ruperto D. Mendoza, Jr.
Chair, University Review and Evaluation Committee
Dr. Analyn D. Saavedra
Chair, Research Ethics Oversight Committee (REOC)


Asso. Prof. Joselito R. Custodio
Marketing Service Manager
Engr. Antonio Angelo J. Limbaga
Mr. Angelito B. Noynay
Manager of the Garment Shop
Dr. Fredelino M. San Juan
OIC University Press
Dr. Melanie F. Lear
Manager of the Innovation and Technology Support Office (ITSO)
on concurrent capacity Coordinator, Community Outreach and Development Advocacy Program
Advocacy Program (CODAP)


Asst. Prof. Leo A. Hermosilla
Dr. Arnel R. Madrazo
OIC – Chair, Graduate School, College of Teacher Education
Dr. Rochelleo E. Mariano
College of Science & Mathematics
Engr. Nurwin Adam O. Muhammad
College of Engineering

Dr. Johana J. Abdula
College of Criminal Justice Education
Dr. Rubelle Marshah H. Alavar
College of Nursing
Asso. Prof. Marites A. Barrios
College of Home Economics
Asso. Prof. Wylen L. Lipanglipang
Dr. Rodita C. Silva
Chair of the Graduate School, College of Liberal Arts
Asst. Prof. Emerissa Jane L. Tendero
Chair of Graduate, College of Public Administration and Development Studies


Dr. Ericson O. Alieto
Coordinator, Research Utilization Publication Information Dissemination
Asst. Prof. Julito B. Bande
Campus Coordinator, Alicia
Asst. Prof. Mark Francis Francisco
Coordinator, Library and Archive
Asst. Prof. Nicasio F. Gonzales
Campus Coordinator, Curuan 
Asst. Prof. Ariel M. Macailing
Campus Coordinator, Imelda
Asst. Prof. Leo Myco Pacamalan
Campus Coordinator, Siay
Dr. Jiellzon Jaime T. Villarama
Coordinator, University Museum
Mr. Eryle Edvin E. Protacio
Coordinator, Local Studies
Mr. Noel V. Pugosa
Campus Coordinator, Molave
Engr. Hernan N. Rosaldo II
Coordinator, BIDANI
Mr. Rey Ralph H. Virtucio
Asst. KMC Coordinator of WESMAARRDEC 
Dr. Carmela J. Go Silk
OIC – Campus Coordinator Diplahan
Asst. Prof. Lolita R. Lacao-Lacao
OIC – Campus Coordinator Olutanga
Asso. Prof. Divine Grace M. Marumas
Coordinator  Instructional Support & Materials Production (ISMP)
Asst. Prof. Michelle S. Paderan
OIC – Campus Coordinator of Mabuhay
Asst. Prof. Arlyn O. Rebuza
Campus Coordinator College of Agriculture
Asst. Prof. Criselda D. Ricohermoso
OIC – Campus Coordinator of Pagadian
Asst. Prof. Nosca Bonna Ar D. Taasin
OIC – Campus Coordinator of Tungawan

Associate Dean (Academic)

Asso. Prof. Roel P. Borja
College of Liberal Arts
Asst. Prof. Lee Patrick V. Brown
College of Home Economics
Asso. Prof. Ricardo Danilo E. Corteza
College of Sports Science and Physical Education
Asso. Prof. Kent Adnil C. Lao
College of Teacher Education
Engr. Odon A. Maravillas Jr.
College of Computing Studies
Asso. Prof. Abdel-Azeem A. Moh.Siddique
College of Asian and Islamic Studies
Engr. Rudito Jose Electron Y. Tabacug
College of Engineering
Asst. Prof. Sophia L. Bensali
College of Science and Mathematics concurrent OIC-Director RSTC
Dr. Grace N. Floriano
College of Nursing
Asso Prof. Jannet R. Francisco
College of Social Work and Community Development
Asso. Prof. Gladess A. Pagal
College of Agriculture
Asst. Prof. Ruzzel L. Nazario
WMSU External Studies Unit (ESU)
Asso. Prof. Maryam-Lizbeth L. Sahijuan
College of Medicine

Section Chief

Mr. Eric H. Alfaro
University Registrar
Mr. John Paul S. Alvarez
Budget Officer III
Dr. Benhur A. Asid
University Librarian
Mr. Erlando G. Coros
Chief Security Services
Engr. Edgar A. Demayo
Engineer III
Engr. Ricardo B. Gonzales
University Electrical Engineer on concurrent Chairman of the Inspection Committee
Mr. Alen M. Marcelino
Head, Motorpool
Mr. Alfredo D. Montero
Supply Officer III
Mr. Ariel R. Perez
Labor General Foreman
Atty. Roberto Rivero III
Legal Officer
Engr. Oscar Sicat
Planning Office
Ms. Suzette G. Ducanes
Budget Officer
Dr. Felicitas Asuncion C. Elago
Medical Officer III
Mrs. Elvira Lubaton
Human Resource Management Officer III
Mrs. Erlinda C. Macaso
Records Officer III
Ms. Venus Lyn C. Martin
Internal Auditor III
Ms. Lallaine Anne. L. Mariano
Cashier III
Ms. Abigail Irene B. Marquez
Information Officer III
Ms. Cristianne Dawn R. Sicat
OIC – Accountant II
Ms. Darea Jonnah B. Soliterio
APA, President
Mrs. Carolina E. Tejero
General Services 

Other Services

Ms. Rosalie E. Sharif
University Theatre Guild Moderator
Mr. Anthony B. Barandino
Coordinator, Visual Arts
Mr. Nathaniel G. Saavedra
Moderator, Jambangan Dance Troupe
Arch. Joseph Andrew L. Sahial
University Project Management Officer
Dr. Jeremiah D. Calisang
Moderator, WMSU Grand Chorale
Mr. Gibson B. Adjarani
Moderator, Ensemble