Department of Human Kinetics
Department of Human Kinetics

The Department of Human Kinetics is committed to the teaching, developing, disseminating

and applying relevant knowledge and expertise in sports, dance, recreation/fitness/health &

wellness and martial arts through instruction, coaching, research and extension and public service.

The Department of Human Kinetics functions in the University as a center for excellence in

the study and teaching of human movement science that encompasses the realm of sports, dance,

recreation/fitness/health & wellness and martial arts. The Department must have a distinct

personality in the University of the Philippines Los Baños performing its complementing role in the

Instruction, Research and Extension and Public Service with the highest moral and intellectual


Faculty Roster:

Myra Luzviminda G. AbuegAssistant Professor 4
Jade Mark B. AlvarezInstructor 3
Aivi R. BuanAssistant Professor 5
Merites M. BuotAssociate Professor 6
Rowena C. CardenasAssistant Professor 7
Jovita S. dela CruzAssociate Professor 1
Leonora A. DirainAssistant Professor 2
Naomi M. EnriquezAssistant Professor 7
Jocelyn Ann C. LunaAssistant Professor 2
Denise Anne G. MallariInstructor 3
Virgilio B. MarilagAssistant Professor 2
Rowena N. MonteAssociate Professor 1
Rona C. MontecalboAssistant Professor 2
Selwyn C. RoblesAssistant Professor 2
Marie Toni A. SalangsangAssistant Professor 4
Percival Henry M. BaliteLecturer 1
Phan Quan MinhLecturer 1
Frederick SimbulanLecturer 1