Ryan Longman

Fellow, Research Program
LongmanR [at] EastWestCenter.org
Ph.D., Geography, University of Hawaii
Area of Expertise: 

Climate data analysis and mapping, climate variability, climate change adaptation project preparation

Dr. Ryan J. Longman joined the East-West Center’s Research Program as a Fellow in November 2019. Prior to joining the Center, he completed Ph.D. and M.A. degrees in Geography at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. Since graduation, he has worked as a Lecturer in the University of Hawai‘i system, where he has taught classes on climate, water resources, and the natural environment. He was also a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, working on several projects focused on climate data analysis and climate mapping in Hawai‘i. Dr. Longman assisted in the development and delivery of a specialized project-preparation training course on climate change adaptation that has been conducted in 10 Pacific Island Nations. At the Center, Dr. Longman plans to use his scientific understanding of the climate to help address the data needs of several federal, state, and private partners by creating climate products that can be used to inform policy and management decisions.

Dr. Longman's curriculum vitae is available in pdf format.