Peter Longo is interested in examining how cooperative models can potentially mitigate water, health and food issues. He has been at the University of Nebraska at Kearney’s Department of Political Science since 1988. Previously, he taught at Benedictine College in Kansas. Longo is co-author of “The Nebraska State Constitution: A Reference Guide, 2nd edition” (University of Nebraska Press) and co-editor of “Issues and Policies” (Texas Tech University Press), in addition to many other publications. Longo serves as the editor of Great Plains Research, a journal from the Center for Great Plains Studies (University of Nebraska-Lincoln).