Faculty Profile

Berna Lou L. Aba


Wildlife and Biodiversity
Environmental Microbiology

Research Interest

  • Bioremediation of Heavy Metal Contaminated Lands
  • Rehabilitation of Acid Mine Drainage Agricultural Areas using agriwaste compost and microbes
  • Bioprospecting of Plant Growth Promoter Bacteria and Fungi
  • Bat Fauna Diversity and Relative Abundance


M.S Biology, Mindanao State University - Iligan Institute of Technology, 2008


Department of Biological Sciences
College of Arts and Sciences
Visayas State University
Baybay City, Leyte


Number of Publication: 2

Aba, B. L., & Almosa, N. M. (2015). Characterization, Antimicrobial and Anti-fungal Activity of Endophytic Fungi Associated with Gelidiella acerosa (Forsskal) Feldmann and G.Hamel (1934) from the Intertidal Area of Silago, Southern Leyte, Philippines. Journal of Society and Technology, 5, 162-172.

Tulin, A., Aba, B. L., & Pasa, A. (2014). Relative Abundance and Local Knowledge on Bats in Pagang-Pagang Cave, Eastern Leyte. Journal of Society and Technology, 4, 171-182.