Assoc. Prof. Veronico N. Tarrayo, PhD of the Department of English is set to receive the 2022 Dr. Matthew A. Eichler Memorial Fellowship Award for Excellence in Research, following the deliberations of the Asia-Pacific Consortium of Researchers and Educators, Inc. The award will be conferred virtually on December 14, 2022, at the closing of APCoRE’s 2022 virtual conference.Awardees will receive a trophy, citation for accomplishments, a lifetime honorary membership in APCoRE, and research grants (subject to the approval of submitted proposals). The award was named after the Founding Chairman of APCoRE and recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of individuals in the areas of Education and Research. Tarrayo, an academic researcher of the Research Center for Social Sciences and Education, publishes studies mainly on English language teaching and has also authored works on stylistics and gender-related issues. The full list of his works can be viewed on his .