University of the Philippines Visayas, Philippines
Dr Alice Joan Ferrer is a Professor and Scientist from the University of the Philippines Visayas. She holds a Masters and PhD (Economics) degrees from School of Economics, University of the Philippines. Her professional interests include fisheries and aquaculture social sciences, policy analysis, health economics, gender, climate smart agriculture, and governance, among others. She has published in peer-reviewed and indexed journals, books chapters, and authored a book.
Currently, she is the president of the Asian Fisheries Society, the National Deputy Director of the Economy and Environment Group Philippines, and the Executive Director of Western Visayas Health Research and Development Consortium of the Philippine Council for Health Research and Development.