The Technology Application and Promotion Institute is inviting qualified applicants including Persons with Disabilities (PWD), members of indigenous communities and those from any sexual orientation and gender identity for:

Project Title: “Support to the Implementation of the SciTech Superhighway Program of the DOST and IPOPHL/DTI”

Two (2) Science Research Specialists II (SRS II) as support staff
Status of Appointment: Contractual/Project-Based Staff
Monthly Salary: P42,127.20
Duration: Six (6) months (subject for renewal)

Minimum Requirements:
Education: Bachelor’s degree relevant to the job
Experience: One (1) year of relevant experience
Training: Four (4) hours of relevant training

Preferred Qualifications:
1. Holder of a Bachelor’s degree relevant to the job;
2. One (1) year of relevant experience;
3. Four (4) hours of relevant training;
4. Good moral character;
5. Willing to work on extended working hours without additional compensation;
6. Innovative thinker and doer, with a drive to excel in a unique field of specialization;

Desirable Qualifications:
1. Experience in project management;
2. Experience in dealing with experts and other relevant stakeholders;
3. Basic appreciation of Intellectual Property (IP) rights.

Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Assist the program manager in coordination activities with councils, RDIs and technology generators;
2. Perform formality evaluation on the endorsed applications/disclosure submitted by the councils, RDIs and technology generators;
3. Monitor status of technologies and evaluated and to be forwarded to the TWG;
4. Serve as focal persons between client and patent agent-in charge, and between patent agent and IPOPHL;
5. Maintain the file records per technology;
6. Prepare publicity materials for the project;
7. Accommodate walk-in, phone calls, email inquiries from clients;
8. Perform all tasks to be assigned by higher-ups from time to time.

Qualified and interested applicants may apply personally and submit the following documents to the HR Section, TAPI or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. not later than January 30, 2021:

1. Application letter addressed to the TAPI Director
2. Updated Personal Data Sheet with recent ID picture
3. Transcript of Records and Diploma
4. Clearance from previous employment, if applicable