IMFG Graduate Fellow
Shervin Ghaem-Maghami is the recipient of the 2021–22 Graduate Fellowship in Municipal Finance and Governance. He is a PhD candidate in the Department of Geography and Planning at the University of Toronto. Shervin holds a Bachelor of Environmental Studies in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Waterloo and a Master of Public Administration from Queen’s University. His prior professional experience includes various positions with the Government of Ontario, as well as roles in municipal government and in the private and non-profit sectors. Shervin's research interests centre on public participation in urban planning practice and newcomer relocation and settlement in the Greater Toronto Area.