Santiago Rafanan Baconguis, Philippine agricultural engineer. Recipient Likas Yaman award, Ministry Natural Resources, 1985; certified of recognition Forest Research Institute, 1984, Fori Special award, 1980; National Water Resources Council graduate fellow, 1978-1980; East-West Center research fellow, 1985.
Registered professional agricultural engineer Research assistant University Philippines, Laguna, 1974-1975. Hydrographic engineer II, Forest Research Institute, College, Laguna, 1975-1977, science research associate II, 1977-1980, science research specialist II, 1980-1981, science research specialist III, 1981-1982, senior science research specialist, since 1982, acting section chief, 1981-1982, section chief, since 1982. Research fellow East-West Center, Honolulu, 1985.
Consultant U.P. Science Foundation, Diliman, Quezon City, 1984.
Member International Association of East-West Center Alumni, International Society Tropical Foresters, Philippine Society Agricultural Engineers, Philippine Forest Research Society, Buklod Ng Mga Kabataang Kawani, Ministry of Natural Resources Employees Association (vice president 1984-1985). Christian.