With the direction of the PUP Graduate School to continuously provide seminars and training to its faculty, the Dean of the Graduate School, Dr. Carmencita L. Castolo spearheaded the idea of organizing the Faculty Development Program with the theme, “Positive Organizational Development and Appreciative Inquiry" on July 29, 2017.
The program was attended by the Graduate Studies faculty members from the 12 graduate programs. The attendees were welcomed by Dr. Sanjay Claudio, the Chair of Doctor of Public Administration and the Dean of College of Political Science.
Dr. Emanuel C. De Guzman, the University President, gave his inspirational message which focused on the faculty welfare.
Meanwhile, Dr. Rosalina Fuentes, Dean of Southeast Asia Interdisciplinary Development Institute (SAIDI), who also served as the keynote speaker, highlighted topics on Organization and Organizational Development and Appreciative Inquiry.
Faculty members have actively participated through interaction with the guest speaker. Fellowship activity and meeting per program followed after the event.