Steve Longabaugh

Steve Longabaugh

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Specialist International Development
Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics



M.S., Michigan State University
B.S., Northwest Missouri State University

Steve Longabaugh joined the department in July 2001 with 12 years of in-country experience in West Africa (Liberia and Guinea). He works on the Food Security Group projects. His work has included:

  • Assist with project management and administration along with developing and implementing project communication strategies
  • Developing thematic maps (based on project generated data) for outreach to policy makers and stakeholders;
  • Analysis of household panel data in Zambia and Kenya;
  • Maintains and develops the Food Security Group family of websites;
  • Developed financial management system for Food Security Group in-country project directors. Trained staff and implemented system in Mozambique, Zambia, Mali and Rwanda and provided backstop support;
  • Assists with project communication and management.

Research and Outreach Interests

  • Applying managerial experience, including assistance in running in-country projects
  • Mapping data in different products for outreach to policy makers and stakeholders (ArcGIS)
  • Experience with spreadsheet (Excel) and data base (Access) applications, web site development and maintenance (DreamWeaver) and analysis of household survey data (SPSS, STATA)