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 and has just recently joined the Pacific Islands Development Program team at the Center. Prior to working at the EWC, he completed his Ph.D. and M.A. degrees in Geography at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa. Since graduation, he has worked as a Lecturer within the University of Hawai‘i system, where he has taught classes on climate, water resources, and the natural environment. He has also worked as research scientist on a wide range of projects related to climate science including the development of the Hawai‘i Climate Data Portal (HCDP), an online repository for climate data and information for the State. Dr. Longman has experiences working in the field of Climate Finance and Project Preparation and has assisted in the development and delivery of a specialized project-preparation training course that has been delivered in 10-Pacific Island Nations. His focus now is to continue to support resilience building initiatives and adaptation needs in the Pacific. 

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

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