Benedict (Ben) Posadas, B.S.B.A., M.A., Ph.D.

EDUCATION AND AWARDS

  1. Selected as One of the 100 Notable Professors at Top Research Universities. Apr 2014.  <http://onlinephdprogram.org/notable-research-professors/
  2. Doctor of Philosophy, major in Agricultural Economics and minor in Economics,  Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi, 1998
  3. Epsilon Sigma Phi, 1998.
  4. Gamma Sigma Delta, 1998.
  5. Omicron Delta Epsilon, 1994.
  6. Short Course in Aquaculture Economics, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, Summer 1990
  7. Short Course in Fisheries Research Management, Universiti Pertanian Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia, Summer 1988
  8. Master of Arts, major in Economics, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City, Philippines, 1985 
  9. Module Programme in Fisheries and Aquaculture Economics, Universiti Pertanian Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia, 1984, completed with distinction
  10. Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, major in Economics, Mindanao State University, Marawi City, Philippines, 1974, graduated cum laude 

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS HELD

  1. Oct. 2010 to present State Principal,  Mississippi MarketMaker. Mississippi State University Extension ServiceMississippi State, Mississippi, USA. 
  2. Jul. 2004 to present Associate Extension Research Professor of Economics, Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA.
  3. Mar. 2006 to present, Graduate Faculty, Mississippi State University,Department of Agricultural Economics Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi, USA
  4. Jul. 1999 to Jun. 2004, Assistant Extension Research Professor of Economics,Mississippi State UniversityCoastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA.
  5. Jul. 1996 to Jun. 1999, Marine Economist, Mississippi State UniversityCoastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA.
  6. Nov. 1990 to Jun. 1996, Marine Resource Specialist-Economics, Mississippi State UniversityCoastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA.
  7. Feb. 1989 Oct. 1990, Private Contractor, Mississippi Sea Grant Advisory Service, Biloxi, Mississippi, USA.
  8. Apr. 1987 Aug. 1988, Team Leader and Senior Researcher, Asian Fisheries Social Science Research Network, University of the Philippines in the Visayas, Iloilo City, Philippines.
  9. Jul. 1986 Aug. 1988, Assistant Professor of Economics, University of the Philippines in the Visayas, Iloilo City, Philippines.
  10. Jun. 1985 Jun. 1986, Lecturer in Aquaculture Economics, Training Course for Senior Aquaculturists in Asia and the Pacific Region, Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia, Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, Aquaculture Department, Tigbauan, Iloilo, Philippines.
  11. Nov. 1980 Jun. 1986, Instructor in Economics, University of the Philippines in the Visayas, Iloilo City, Philippines.
  12. Jul. 1978 Oct. 1980, Chairman, Department of Economics, Mindanao State University, Marawi City, Philippines.
  13. Jul. 1977 to Oct. 1980, Tactical Officer, Department of Army Science and Tactics, Mindanao State Universit, Marawi City, Philippines.
  14. Jul. 1976 Oct. 1980, Instructor in Economics, Mindanao State University, Marawi City, Philippines.
  15. Apr. 1976 Aug. 1976, Research Economist later Research Coordinator, Economic Survey of the Philippines, Department of Economics, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City, Philippines.

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