BRANCH DIRECTORS


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

HAZEL JANE M. ORGE
PhilRice Batac
E-mail: hjmorge@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s:

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

Joy Bartolome A. Duldulao
PhilRice Isabela
jbaduldulao@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Rice Chemistry

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

OMMAL H. ABDULKADIL
PhilRice Midsayap
E-mail: ohabdulkadil@exchange.philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s:

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

JUNIOR A. SIENES
PhilRice Samar
E-mail: jasienes@exchange.philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Agricultural Engineering

FRENCISO L. VARQUEZ
PhilRice CMU Manager
E-mail: fl.varquez@mail.philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: BSA (Soil Science)

RESEARCH DIVISION HEADS

JOVINO L. DE DIOS
Agronomy, Soils and Plant Physiology
E-mail: jldedios@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s:
JENNIFER T. NIONES
Crop Protection
E-mail: jtniones@exchange.philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Plant Pathology, Disease resistance, and Disease management
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
JAIME A. MANALO IV
Socioeconomics
E-mail: jamanalo4@exchange.philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Rural Communication, Communication and Social Change, Policy Communication, Rural Sociology, Information and Communications Technology for Development, Climate Change Communication and Adaptation

DEVELOPMENT DIVISION HEADS

Diadem G. Esmero
Development Communication
dgesmero@philrice.gov.ph
Specialization/s: Development Communication, Gender studies
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
ERLA Q. DIAZ
Internal Audit Unit
E-mail: eqdiaz@exchange.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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