Miriam College is a premier women's college in the Philippines. Founded in 1924, Miriam College offers programs at the basic, tertiary, post-graduate and adult education levels.

The institution supports specialized centers engaged in curriculum development, research, community outreach and advocacy in the fields of social development, peace education, environmental studies and women’s empowerment.

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  • Email Us : info@mc.edu.ph

  • Call Us : (+63 02) 8 930-MCQC (6272)

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Center for Strategic Research

The Center for Strategic Research is an institutional coordinating center for strategic research and innovation activities in Miriam College. It develops and implements programs and projects to foster research scholarship and genuine intellectual inquiry across the different academic units. It aims to strengthen the research culture among the members of the Miriam College community to expand the frontiers of knowledge for improved teaching and learning and academic quality management.

  1. Research initiatives should be aligned with MC’s strategic direction.
  2. Doing the right research at the right moment with the right resources.
  3. Research is not a support but a main resource to achieve institutional development.
  4. Research is at the core of human development.
  5. Research is a new idea translated into action.

Programs / Missions / Services

  1. Research Management – coordination and implementation of the Institutional Research Grants Program and other institutional research related activities like:
    • President’s Awards on Research;
    • Institutional Research Planning Workshop;
    • Institutional Research Colloquium;
    • Internal and external commissioned research.
  2. Research Training, Advocacy and Publications - coordination and implementation of research capability-building training seminars as well as colloquium and production of research publications.
  3. Research Partnerships & Intellectual Property - coordination and implementation of programs on research linkages and partnerships, and intellectual property.

Center for Strategic Research Staff

Carmen V. Penalosa

Executive Director(OIC)

Ma. Anna Enriquez-Villanueva

Program Coordinator for Research Training, Advocacy, and Publications

Ysa Anne Drew Padua

Technical Assistant