Make a Difference. Join IRRI.


At IRRI, we are driven by our mission to alleviate poverty and hunger through Rice Science.






IRRI strives to improve the well-being of present and future generations of rice-farmers and consumers worldwide, particularly those with low incomes. If you are passionate about alleviating poverty and want to be part of a team that is committed to making a difference in the world, join IRRI today. We are always interested in talented individuals at various stages of their careers, representing a wide range of disciplines, cultures and nationalities to ensure this vital research continues.


Women at IRRI

Women are an important part of IRRI and the achievement of its mission. Find out more about women and IRRI.

Why work at IRRI?

Why do people work at IRRI? Get an inside look at what our staff think about IRRI.

HR Policy and supplements


HR has created an HR policy to address matters generally encountered by all staff, while HR policy supplements address matters specific to each appointment category. Below are links to view the HR Policy and the HR Policy Supplement for Globally Recruited Staff, and the HR Policy Supplement for Nationally Recruited Staff - Philippines.