The University President

The Roles and Powers of the University President

The UP President is the Chief Academic Officer, Head of the University Faculty, and Chief Executive Officer of the University for a fixed term of 6 years.  The President is expected to pursue goals stated in the UP Charter and pursue the Vision-Mission (which is later refined into a 6-year strategic development plan) s/he pledged to the community.

Majority of the powers of the UP President are provided for in the UP Charter and determined  by the Board of Regents as reflected in the Handbook on Existing Delineation of Authority in the University (2008).


The Incumbent