Staff changes in 2012

January
• Dr. A. Karthikeyan joined as consultant, T.T. Chang Genetic Resources Center. • Dr. A.N. Singh joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Phan Hieu Hien joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Yolanda Garcia joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Ho Van Chien joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Mr. Jason Beebout joined as collaborative research scientist, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. M.V.R Murty joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Randolph Barker joined as consultant, Social Sciences Division. • Dr. Jung-Pil Suh joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Atty. Walfrido Gloria joined as consultant, Legal Services. • Dr. Yang Hu joined as visiting research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, and left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. A.K. Mottaleb, consultant, Social Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Vladimir Mariano, consultant, T.T. Chang Genetic Resources Center, left after completion of his assignment. • Ms. Minu Jhunjhunwala, consultant, Human Resource Services, left after completion of her assignment.

• Dr. Prasun Kumar Das joined as consultant, Social Sciences Division. • Dr. Rosalyn Shim joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Ms. Pichai Naseema Banu joined as consultant, T.T. Chang Genetic Resources Center. • Dr. Baij Nath Singh joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Xinqi Li joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Mr. Ilkka Mattila joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Cathy A. Smith joined as consultant, Intellectual Property Management Unit. • Ms. Sara van Gaalen joined as consultant, Human Resource Services. • Prof. Werner Muhlbauer joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Mr. Ji-Yoon Lee joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Mr. La Pham Lan joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Perigio Francisco Jr., consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment.

February
• Mr. Abu Nasar Mahfuzur Rahman joined as consultant, Social Sciences Division. • Mr. Fei Qiao joined as visiting research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Mr. Adham Nugraha joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Melissa Fitzgerald joined as consultant, Office of the Deputy Director General for Research. • Mr. Woo-Jae Kim joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Ms. Maximina Lantican joined as consultant, Social Sciences Division. • Dr. John Damien Platten joined as collaborative research scientist, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Alberto Barrion joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Rajshree Bedamatta joined as consultant, Social Sciences Division.

March
• Dr. Jagadish Timsina joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Perigio Francisco Jr. joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division.

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Staff changes in 2012 • Dr. Tan Keng Hong joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Larry Wong joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Zhongxian Lu joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Monina Escalada joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Yoshiro Okamato joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Mr. U Than Aye joined as consultant, Crop and Environment Sciences Division. • Mr. Oliver Fried joined as collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Ho Van Chien, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Jung-Pil Suh, visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Guifu Liu, consultant Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Adham Nugraha, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Pingyang Zhu, collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Andi Hasanuddin, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Ms. Maximina Lantican, consultant, Social Sciences Division, left after completion of her assignment.

April
• Dr. Myo Aung Kyaw joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Mr. Zhaoming Chen joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Jian-Long Xu joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Ms. Fay Haverkort joined as collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Richard Bruskiewich joined as consultant, Social Sciences Division. • Dr. Thomas R.D. Weaver joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Mr. Alexis Beaurepaire joined as collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Ms. Annika Louise Hass joined as collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Mr. Bernhard Liese joined as collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Ms. Christina Sann joined as collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Mr. Nguyen Van Ngoc joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. M.V. Trinh joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Tri Deri Setiyono, collaborative research scientist, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Cathy Smith, consultant, Intellectual Property Management Unit, left after completion of her assignment.

• Dr. Randolph Barker, consultant, Social Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. William Padolina, consultant, Office of the Director General, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Xinqi Li, visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Hyun-Su Park, visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Woo-Jae Kim, visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. B.N. Singh, consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Ahmad Salahuddin, consultant, Training Center, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Nguyen Thi Duong Nga, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Guanghua Wang, visiting research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Dominggus Malle, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment.

May
• Dr. Luftul Hassan joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Ahmad Salahuddin rejoined as consultant, Training Center. • Mr. John Lacy joined as consultant, Training Center.

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Staff changes in 2012 • Dr. Hardeep Kumar joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Mr. Woon-Chul Shin joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Ms. Sampriti Baruah joined as consultant, Social Sciences Division. • Mrs. Ilwa Dobermann joined as consultant, Human Resource Services. • Ms. Anja Schmidt joined as collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Ms. Janina Schneiker joined as collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Ms. Loretta Mary Hempsall joined as manager, corporate services, IRRI-Bangladesh Office. • Dr. Niamh Quinn joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Nguyen Thi Duong Nga joined as consultant, Social Sciences Division. • Mr. Alexander Cosico joined as consultant, T.T. Chang Genetic Resources Center. • Mr. Ji-Yoon Lee, visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Jian-Long Xu, consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. M.V.R. Murty, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Oliver Fried, collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Alexis Beaurepaire, collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Dominggus Malle joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, and left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Tan Keng Hong, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Zhongxian Lu, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Larry Wong, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Antonio Contreras, consultant, Social Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Richard Bruskiewich, consultant, Social Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Joseph Balagtas, visiting research fellow, Social Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Rosalyn Shim, visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Mrs. Ilwa Dobermann, consultant, Human Resource Services, left after completion of her assignment. • Mr. Jason Beebout, collaborative research scientist, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. U Than Aye, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Nwakaego Uzokwe, consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Mr. Thomas Weaver, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Rajshree Bedamatta, consultant, Social Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Prasun Kumar Das, consultant, Social Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Hongxia Hua, collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment.

June
• Mr. Nico Radermacher joined as collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Mr. Joshua M.R. Bryant joined as consultant, CSISA, IRRI- Bangladesh Office. • Dr. Nikolaos Tsakirpaloglou joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. M.V.R. Murty rejoined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Zahirul Islam joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Adrienne Martin joined as consultant (IRRC reviewer), Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Roderick Rejesus joined as consultant (IRRC reviewer), Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Phrek Gypmantasiri joined as consultant (IRRC reviewer), Crop and Environmental Sciences Division.

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Staff changes in 2012

July
• Dr. Sang-Ho Chu joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Pradeep Man Tulachan joined as consultant, CSISA, IRRI-Bangladesh Office. • Dr. Aan Andang Daradjat joined as consultant, Social Sciences Division. • Dr. Francisco Datar joined as consultant, Social Sciences Division. • Mr. Chuba Toshisangba joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Ms. Hycintha Fernandes joined as consultant, IRRI-ESARO. • Dr. Mrinmoy G. Neogi joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Md. Khairul Bashar joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Panchugopal Biswas joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology. • Ms. Nicola Wunderlich joined as consultant, Training Center. • Dr. Alexandre Grondin joined as visiting research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Yam Gaihre joined as visiting research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Ahmad Salahuddin, consultant, Training Center, left after completion of his assignment. • Ms. Anja Schmidt, collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Dr. Nguyen Thi Duong Nga, consultant, Social Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment.

• Dr. Asa Jose Sajise, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Yolanda Garcia, consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Dr. Pradeep Man Tulachan, consultant, IRRIBangladesh Office, left after completion of his assignment. • Ms. Christina Sann, collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Mr. Bernhard Liese, collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Ms. Annika Louise Hass, collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of her assignment.

• Dr. M. Srinivas Rao joined as consultant, Office of the Deputy Director General for Research. • Mr. U Than Aye joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Luftul Hassan, consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics and Biotechnology, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Xiu-Fang Ma, visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Mr. Richard Maramis, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. John Lacy, consultant, Training Center, left after completion of his assignment. • Ms. Fay Haverkort, collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Ms. Janina Schneiker, collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Mr. Nico Radamacher, collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Atty. Walfido Gloria, consultant, Legal Services, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Joshua Bryant, consultant, CSISA, IRRIBangladesh Office, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Alexandre Grondin, visiting research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment.

August
• Dr. Rudi Trijatmiko joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Ms. Katherine Nelson joined as consultant, Training Center. • Dr. Satya Ranjan Das joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Romeo Labios joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Ms. Xiaojia Yin joined as visiting research fellow, C4 Rice Center. • Ms. Anja Schmidt joined as collaborative research fellow, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, and left after completion of her assignment. • Mr. Lutz Neumetzler joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division.

September
• Dr. Xinqi Li rejoined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. 4 of 6

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Staff changes in 2012 • Ms. Minu Jhunjhunwala rejoined as consultant, Office of the Director for Management Services. • Ms. Ellen Villate joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Ahmad Salahuddin rejoined as consultant, Training Center. • Dr. Suyamto joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Mahyuddin Syam joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Sunendar Kartaatmadja joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Mr. La Pham Lan, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Monina Escalada, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Dr. Zahirul Islam, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Peter Fredenburg, consultant, Development Office, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Woon-Chul Shin, visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Jagadish Timsina, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Nhamo Nhamo, consultant, IRRI-ESARO, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Aan Andang Daradjat, consultant, Social Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Berta Miro, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Dr. Daisuke Fujita, visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Rudi Trijatmiko, visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Lutz Neumetzler, visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Satya Ranjan Das, consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Francisco Datar, consultant, Social Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment • Mr. Ilkka Mattila, consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment.

October
• Dr. Joel Siopongco joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Shaik Meera joined as visiting research fellow, Training Center. • Dr. Hiroyuki Yamada joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Steven Groot joined as visiting research fellow, T.T. Chang Genetic Resources Center. • Dr. Kay Sumfleth joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, and left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Joshua M.R. Bryant rejoined as consultant, CSISA, IRRI-Bangladesh Office. • Dr. Georgina Vergara joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Monina Escalada rejoined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Mr. John Lacy rejoined as consultant, Training Center. • Mrs. Ilwa Dobermann rejoined as consultant, Human Resource Services. • Ms. Anja Schmidt collaborative research scientist, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Dr. Shahidul Islam, collaborative research scientist, IRRI-Bangladesh Office, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Parimal Sankar, collaborative research scientist, IRRI-Bangladesh Office, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Tom Mew, consultant, Plant Breeding,

November
• Ms. Liza Margaret Raitzer joined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Mr. Prabhakar Vanam joined as consultant, Human Resource Services. • Dr. Kay Sumfleth rejoined as consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division. • Dr. Changrong Ye rejoined as collaborative research scientist, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Ashok K. Mishra joined as consultant, Social Sciences Division. • Mr. Robert Cherry joined as consultant, Office of the Deputy Director General for Management Services. • Dr. Rina Opulencia joined as consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Dr. Joseph Balagtas joined as consultant, Social Sciences Division. 5 of 6

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Staff changes in 2012 • Mr. Eok-Keun Ahn joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Ms. Ai Chin Wee joined as consultant, Global Rice Science Partnership (GRiSP). • Ms. Minu Jhunjhunwala consultant, Office of the Director for Management Services, left after completion of her assignment. • Ms. Sampriti Baruah, consultant, Social Sciences Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Dr. Phan Hieu Hien, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Xinqi Li, visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Hardeep Kumar, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Rina B. Opulencia, consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Mr. Jose Luis, consultant, Safety and Security Services, left after completion of his assignment. • Mrs. Ilwa Dobermann, consultant, Human Resource Services, left after completion of her assignment. • Dr. Athikkattuvalasu Karthikeyan, consultant, T.T. Chang Genetic Resources Center, left after completion of his assignment. • Mr. Nguyen Van Ngoc, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Mangina Srinivas Rao, consultant, Office of the Deputy Director General for Research, left after completion of his assignment. • Ms. Ellen Villate, consultant, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Dr. Suyamto, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Mahyuddin Syam, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Sunendar Kartaatmadya, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Joel Siopongco, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. Monina Escalada, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Mr. John Lacy, consultant, Training Center, left after completion of his assignment.

December
• Dr. Paul Fox joined as consultant, Office of the Deputy Director General for Research. • Dr. Michael L.M. Joyce joined as consultant, Communication and Publications Services. • Dr. Jung-Pil Suh joined as visiting research fellow, Plant Breeding, Genetics, and Biotechnology Division. • Ms. Liza Margaret Raitzer, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of her assignment. • Dr. Alberto Barrion, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment. • Dr. T.P. Tuong, consultant, Crop and Environmental Sciences Division, left after completion of his assignment.

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