Dr. Junel. B. Soriano, Executive Officer of ISU-City of Ilagan Campus is a
recipient of two notable awards this year, one is local and the other international.
Having satisfied the qualifications required by the AFRO Governing Board, Dr. Soriano
was conferred the award ASEAN Engineer by the Asean Engineers Register. Dr. Soriano’s
great accomplishments as an academic, researcher and agricultural scientists qualified him for
the distinct honor. He received his award in a ceremony held at ISU Echague on October 8,
It can be recalled that prior to his employment at Isabela State University, Dr. Soriano
worked in India as a scientist and researcher. When he came to ISU, he was designated director
for Climate Change in Echague Campus. Now, he is the Executive Officer of ISU Ilagan whose
administration has initiated many tangible projects for the campus.
Moreover, aside from being Aseanally acclaimed engineer, Dr. Soriano bagged the
Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award given by Civil Service Commission (CSC) Region 02. He
became regional awardee for his exemplary services and advocacy for the community. The
award was conferred to him last October 11, 2018 at CSC-R02 Carig, Tuguegarao City,