Dr. Maria Salome Almario Desoloc, Assistant Professor IV at the URS – Pililla Campus, finished her AB in Political Science in the University of Rizal System (URS) in 1998. She obtained her Certificate in Professional Education in 2003 and finished her MA in Teaching major in Social Studies in 2006. In 2018, she obtained her Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology at the Ateneo de Manila University.
Besides being a program head and faculty member, Dr. Desoloc is a researcher and an extensionist. One of the research papers she had presented is “Women Empowerment and Climate Change Adaptation in Northern Quezon” in Lyceum of the Philippines in Batangas where she was awarded the Best Conference Paper in September 2014. Her research “A Sustainable Nipa Lambanog Enterprise Amidst Environmental and Structural Constraints” won for her the Best Conference Paper in the 2018 World Interdisciplinary Research Conference in Bangkok, Thailand in April 2018. Both researches have already been published in the Asia Pacific Journal of Multidisciplinary Research.
Dr. Desoloc is a dedicated faculty member as attested by the people around her.
She is married to Engr. Jesus Romeo L. Desoloc. They got two daughters, Jessa Marie and Jesselle Marie.