February 6, 2024- ASCOT President Renato Reyes designated Dr. Ma Luz F. Cabatan and Engr. Oscar C. Barawid,PhD as acting Vice Presidents, pending approval from the ASCOT Board of Trustees (BOT).

Dr. Ma Luz F. Cabatan,Professor VI, now assumes the role of Acting Vice President for Academic Affairs. With a rich history at ASCOT, Dr. Cabatan’s journey began as the Executive Assistant to the college’s first president. Over the years, she has held various roles within the institution, including Director of Production and Research. Her expertise extends to both undergraduate and graduate programs, where she serves as a professor, researcher, and extensionist. She currently leads two externally-funded projects at the college, marking her third term as VPAA under different

Meanwhile, Engr. Oscar C. Barawid, PhD, Professor V, brings a wealth of experience to his role as acting Vice President for Administration, Planning and Finance. Having held diverse positions within ASCOT, including Motorpool Supervisor, Program Area Chair, Planning Officer, and Department of Engineering Director, Engr. Barawid’s contributions have been invaluable. His previous tenure as VP for Planning, and Finance saw significant infrastructure developments across the college’s three campuses.