BRANCH DIRECTORS


CAESAR JOVENTINO M. TADO, PhD
PhilRice Agusan
E-mail: cjmtado@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Agricultural Engineering

REYNALDO C. CASTRO, PhD
PhilRice Batac
E-mail: rccastro@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Agricultural Engineering, Public Administration

VICTORIA C. LAPITAN, PhD
PhilRice Bicol
E-mail: vclapitan@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Plant Breeding

LEO C. JAVIER
PhilRice Isabela
E-mail: lcjavier@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Rice Breeding

RHEMILYN Z. RELADO
PhilRice Los Baños
Mindoro Satellite Station
E-mail: rzrelado@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Sociology, Agricultural and Extension Education

SAILILA E. ABDULA, PhD
PhilRice Midsayap
E-mail: seabdula@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s:

GERARDO F. ESTOY JR., PhD
PhilRice Negros
E-mail: gfestoy@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Agriculture, Entomology

FERNANDO D. GARCIA
PhilRice Samar
E-mail: fdgarcia@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Agronomy

NOEL O. MABAYAG
PhilRice Field Office CMU
E-mail: nomabayag@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s:

RESEARCH DIVISION HEADS

JOVINO L. DE DIOS
Agronomy, Soils and Plant Physiology
E-mail: jldedios@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s:
GENARO S. RILLON
Crop Protection
E-mail: gsrillon@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Crop Protection
OLIVER E. MANANGKIL, PhD
Plant Breeding and Biotechnology
E-mail: oemanangkil@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Plant Breeding
ROSALY V. MANAOIS
Rice Chemistry and Food Science
E-mail: rvmanaois@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Food Science and Chemistry
ARNOLD S. JULIANO, PhD
Rice Engineering and Mechanization
E-mail: asjuliano@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Agricultural Engineering
JONATHAN M. NIONES, PhD
Genetic Resources
E-mail: jmniones@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Plant Breeding
JESUSA C. BELTRAN, PhD
Socioeconomics
E-mail: jcbeltran@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Agricultural Economics

DEVELOPMENT DIVISION HEADS

RONAN G. ZAGADO, PhD
Development Communication
Email:rgzagado@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Development Communication
LEA DR. ABAOAG
Technology Management and Services
E-mail: ldrabaoag@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Agriculture Extension, Training Management, Development Communication
LUIS ALEJANDRE I. TAMANI
Information Systems
Email: laitamani@philrice.gov.ph

ADMIN SUPPORT DIVISION HEADS

SOPHIA T. BORJA
General Administrative Support Services
E-mail: stborja@philrice.gov.ph
FIDELA P. BONGAT
Business Development
E-mail: fpbongat@philrice.gov.ph
MARY GRACE D. CORPUZ
Finance
E-mail: mgdcorpuz@philrice.gov.ph
HAZEL JANE M. ORGE
Integrated Management Systems and Services Office
E-mail: hjmorge@philrice.gov.ph
JOSELITO A. KALAW
Corporate Services
E-mail: jakalaw@philrice.gov.ph
AUREA C. COSIO
Internal Audit Unit
E-mail: accosio@philrice.gov.ph
RENE B. BAJIT
Physical Plant
E-mail: rbbajit@philrice.gov.ph
MARIA ETHEL P. GIBE
Human Resource
E-mail: mepgibe@philrice.gov.ph
GLENDA DC. RAVELO
Procurement Management
E-mail: gdcravelo@philrice.gov.ph

CENTER DIRECTORS

ROEL R. SURALTA, PhD
DA-Crop Biotechnology Center
E-mail: rrsuralta@philrice.gov.ph,
Specialization/s: Agronomy, Root biology
Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) is a government corporate entity attached to the Department of Agriculture created through Executive Order 1061 on 5 November 1985 (as amended) to help develop high-yielding and cost-reducing technologies so farmers can produce enough rice for all Filipinos.

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