Ph.D. Fisheries/Aquaculture, Kagoshima University, Japan.
M.Sc. Fisheries/Aquaculture, Kagoshima University, Japan.
B.Sc. Fisheries (cum laude), University of the Philippines, Philippines.
Assistant Professor/Associate Professor, Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Truro, Nova Scotia, Canada (2007-2012)
NSERC Fellow, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada (2004-2007)
JSPS (Japan Society for the Promotion of Science) Fellow, Kyushu University and Kagoshima University, Japan
UNESCO Fellow, Ocean University of China, Qingdao, P.R. China.
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor of Aquaculture, University of the Philippines - Visayas, Iloilo, Philippines
Director, National Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (NIMBB), UP Visayas, Philippines
AQT-100 Introduction to Aquaculture
AQT-105 Invertebrate & Seaweed Husbandry
AQT-110 Finfish Husbandry
AQT-115 Aquaculture Health & Safety
AQT-120 Strategies for Success
AQT-125 Field School 1
Layugan EA, Segawa S, Laureta LC, Ronquillo JD. 2013. Gametogenesis and spawning induction in freshwater clam Batissa violacea Lamarck, (1806) at Cagayan River, Philippines. International Journal of Ecology and Conservation 5(1).
Ronquillo JD, Fraser J, McConkey AJ. 2012. Effect of mixed microalgal diets on growth and polyunsaturated fatty acid profile of European oyster (Ostrea edulis) juveniles. Aquaculture 360-361: 64–68.
Ronquillo JD, McKinley S. 2006. Developmental stages and potential mariculture for coastal rehabilitation of endangered Pacific angelwing clam, Pholas orientalis. Aquaculture 256: 180-191.
Ronquillo JD, Saisho T, McKinley S. 2006. Early developmental stages of the Pacific green tiger prawn, Penaeus semisulcatus de Haan, 1844 (Crustacea, Decapoda, Penaeidae). Hydrobiologia 560:175-196.
Ikejima K, Ronquillo JD, Corre VL, Dureza VA. 2006. Fish assemblages in abandoned ponds and waterways surrounding brackish water aquaculture ponds in Panay Island, the Philippines. Asian Fisheries Science 19: 293-307.
Butterworth KG, Ronquillo JD, McKinley RS. 2005. Simplified illustrated sea lice identification guide for Lepeophtheirus salmonis and Caligus clemensi in British Columbia, Canada. Aquaculture Association of Canada Special Publication 9:101-103.
Corre VL, Janeo R, Ronquillo JD, Kurokura H. 2005. Use of greenwater technology as biocontrol of luminous bacteria in intensive shrimp (Penaeus monodon) grow-out culture. UPV Journal of Natural Sciences 10 (1): 51-60.
Toledo N, Dureza L, Ronquillo JD, Itami T, Sakata T, Suarnaba V. 2005. In vivo assay of live microalgae on Vibrio harveyi co-cultured with Scylla serrata larvae. UPV Journal of Natural Sciences 10: 91-102
Ronquillo JD, Pura ZV, Traifalgar R. 1999. “Seedling” production and pond culture of hatchery-produced juveniles of the mud crab, Scylla oceanica Dana, 1852. In F.R. Schram and J.V. von Vaupel Klein (eds). Crustaceans and the Biodiversity Crisis. (Amsterdam: Brill Academic Pub.). Vol. 1, pp. 999-1011.
Ronquillo JD, Saisho T, Yamasaki S. 1998. Application of phytoplankters as live diet and biocontrol in improving the hatchery production of commercially important penaeid shrimps in Asia. In Flegel TW (ed.). Advances in Shrimp Biotechnology. National Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Bangkok. p. 106.
Ronquillo JD, Matias JR, Saisho T, Yamasaki S. 1997. Culture of Tetraselmis tetrathele and its utilization in the hatchery production of different penaeid shrimps in Asia. Hydrobiologia 358:237-244.
Ronquillo JD, Saisho T. 1997. Larval development of Metapenaeopsis barbata (de Haan) (Crustacea, Decapoda, Penaeidae). Marine and Freshwater Research 48(5): 401-416.
Ronquillo JD, Saisho T. 1995. Early developmental stages of southern rough shrimp, Trachypenaeus curvirostris (Stimpson, 1860) (Decapoda, Penaeidae) reared in the laboratory. Crustaceana 68(7): 833-863.
Ronquillo JD, Saisho T. 1994. Development and survival of greasyback shrimp, Metapenaeus ensis (de Haan, 1844) fed with Tetraselmis tetrathele and Chaetoceros gracilis. In: Proceedings of the Third Asian Fisheries Forum. (Manila: Asian Fisheries Society). 3:1013-1016.
Ronquillo JD, Saisho T. 1993. Early developmental stages of greasyback shrimp, Metapenaeus ensis (de Haan,1844) (Crustacea,Decapoda, Penaeidae). Journal of Plankton Research 15(10):1177-1206.
Prawns Benefit from Tilapia's 'Green Water'.
This is a featured environment-friendly technology developed by Dr. Jesse Ronquillo and Prof. Valeriano Corre of the University of the Philippines in the Visayas to mitigate the effect of luminous Vibriosis that devastated the shrimp production industry world-wide.
Educator and Multi-awarded Aquaculture Scientist: Dr. Jesse Ronquillo.
Featured as one of the outstanding immigrants by the Philippine Canadian Inquirer News for the Filipino Community in Canada.
Compilation of some available peer-reviewed scientific/technical papers of Jesse Ronquillo that can be accessed publicly and downloaded online at www.ResearchGate.net.
Gold River Hatchery supports NIC Aqua Tech Program.
A feature regarding the aquaculture activities of Dr. Jesse Ronquillo as representative of the North Island College to collaborate with industry partners like Grieg Seafood BC Ltd. to enhance NIC Aquaculture Technician Program.
Recent Shellfish and Algal Research projects of Dr. Jesse Ronquillo featured in Canadian Aquaculture R&D Review by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO).