Michael Salassi

Department Head & Professor

ADDRESS:
101 Martin D. Woodin Hall

EMAIL ADDRESS:
msalassi@agcenter.lsu.edu

OFFICE PHONE:
225-578-2713

COLLEGE:
Agriculture

DEPARTMENT:
Agricultural Economics & Agribusiness

 

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Farm Management
  • Production Economics
  • Agricultural Commodity Policy
  • Agricultural Land Use Value

 

 

Curriculum Vitae

Vitae

 

 

Education

Ph.D., Agricultural Economics, Mississippi State University, 1985

M.S., Agricultural Economics, Louisiana State University, 1981

B.S., Agribusiness, Louisiana State University, 1979

 

Experience

  • Department Head & Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 2015-present.
  • J. Nelson Fairbanks Endowed Professor of Agricultural Economics, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 2004-2015.
  • Assistant to the Director, Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 2008.
  • Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 2002-2004.
  • Assistant Director, Louisiana Agricultural Experiment Station, Louisiana State University Agricultural Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1997-2000.
  • Associate Professor, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1994-2002.
  • Agricultural Economist, Farm Sector Financial Analysis Branch, Agriculture and Rural Economy Division, Economic Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, D.C., 1985-1994.
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Agricultural Economics, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi, 1983-1985.
  • Research Associate, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1982.
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1979-1981.