Virender is a Senior Weed Scientist at IRRI.
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Digna is a social scientist at IRRI who works with its Consortium for Unfavorable Rice Environments (CURE).
Manoranjan is currently working as the project scientist under the Crop and Environmental Sciences Division (CESD) of IRRI.
Alexis leads all aspects of IRRI’s breeding work in East and Southern Africa (ESA).
Val is an agricultural economist who leads the CCAFS flagship project Policy Information and Response Platform on Climate Change and Rice in ASEAN and Its Member Countries (PIRCCA).
Tao is a scientist and a senior crop modeler at IRRI. He is currently leading its group of crop modellers and also developing a rice growth crop simulation model called ORYZA2000.
Man is an Assistant Scientist working on rice modeling.
Rosemary is a plant breeder and molecular biologist. She leads all IRRI's breeding activities in Tanzania, Kenya, and Uganda.
Ricardo is a plant pathologist with many years experience working on plant–pathogen interactions and population genetics.
Phong was an IRRI Postdoctoral Fellow and currently facilitates a project jointly undertaken by Vietnam partners and IRRI.