Welcome to the RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER of the UNIVERSIDAD DE STA. ISABEL, (USI) Naga City , Philippines.

Research activity in USI is centered in the Colleges and its various Units, which include the College of Health Education, College of Business Education, Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Teacher Education, Social Work and Music, Research and Development Center, Human Resource and Development Office, Office of the VP for Student Development Services, Office of the Director for Academic Services, and the Office of the University Community Extension Services.

The mission of the RDC is to serve the broad research community of The Universidad de Sta. Isabel, a community that is instrumental in meeting the strategic aims of the University which are described in the University’s Expanded Operational Plan.

The aim is to expand and strengthen the University's commitment to research, scholarship, and creative activity as a means of sustaining and extending the knowledge base, enriching the teaching and learning environment, and enhancing economic development in the community, region, nation, and eventually across the world. It also aims to increase the competitiveness of USI for merit-based grants and contracts in support of science and technology research from various funding agencies.

 

VISION

     The Research and Development Center shares the university's vision of attaining excellence in its programs and services through responsive quality researches geared towards the integral development of the stakeholders and improved quality of life of Bicolanos.

  MISSION

       The Research and Development Center commits to produce quality researches adhering to ethical standards that leads to production and utilization of generated knowledge and technology that is responsive to the needs of the society especially the underprivileged.

OBJECTIVES

      Through the synergistic endeavor of all units of One USI, the Research and Development Center aims to:

  1. Enhance the capabilities of personnel through relevant capability-building activities.
  1. Produce quality researches along the priorities and plans of the university and other institutions such as: CHED, DepEd, TESDA, DOST, DOH, and Regional Consortia such as: BCHRD, BCIERD, BCARD.
  1. Strengthen partnership and networks within and outside the region towards sustainable Research and Development programs in order to meet global specifications.
  1. Provide wide dissemination and proper utilization of generated knowledge and technology.

 

   
 
 
   
   
 
     
    Tel. Nos :
(6354) 473-8417/ 473-8451/
473-9954

Fax:
(6354) 472-2871

Web Site:
www.usi.edu.ph