Mohammed Rafi Arefin
Prof. Mohammed Rafi Arefin is an urban geographer in the Department of Geography at the University of British Columbia. He researches and teaches urban environmental politics with a specific focus on waste, sanitation, and inequality. His current research on the historical development and contemporary politics of Cairo’s solid waste and sewage systems has appeared in the journals Antipode, Progress in Human Geography, and the Annals of the American Association of Geographers. Before joining UBC, he was an Assistant Professor/Faculty Fellow at New York University’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study.