Lukongo joins Ag Center
Ben O. Lukongo, Ph.D., was named assistant professor of agricultural economics. In this position, Lukongo provides leadership in the establishment of economic and community programs, serves as an economist for the sequential and mixed species grazing and hibiscus projects, research collaborator for existing and future research projects, and proposal developer in the areas of economic and community development. Lukongo served as a lecturer of economics and research associate for the Department of Finance and Economics in the College of Business at Mississippi State University. The Democratic Republic of Congo, Central Africa, native earned a doctorate in applied economics from the College of Business at Mississippi State University.