Maria Theresa Tenorio

Maria Theresa


Senior Administrative Coordinator/Contract & Grants Administrator

Prior to joining IFPRI, Ria Tenorio worked on programs related to water quality and water use efficiency in rice at the Department of Plant Sciences, University of California, Davis. Earlier in her career she was program coordinator for the research program on favorable rice environments at the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI), where she was responsible for general coordination of program plans, activities, and budgets. She graduated from the University of the Philippines at Los Baños with a Bachelor’s degree in agriculture, major in soil science.