The team at IRRI produces the highest caliber of both research and administrative skill. Find out more about our staff below.

Hei Leung

Hei LeungHei is a plant pathologist and geneticist with a primary interest in disease resistance and genetic diversity research.

Tsutomu Ishimaru

Tsutomu IshimaruTsutomu is a plant breeder seconded from JIRCAS to IRRI to implement IRRI-Japan collaborative research project, Climate Change Adaptation in Rainfed Rice Areas (CCARA).