Maha Safwan

Master of Arts, Planning

Maha HeadshotPrior Degrees

Bachelor’s in City & Regional Planning, University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore, Pakistan

Planning Interests

  • Public Health
  • Built Environment
  • Heritage
  • Urbanization and Land Use Policy

Research Topic

How health and built environment associations differ in Global North vs Global South

Presentations/Publications/Professional Experience

  • Managing Urbanization for sustainable development of cities: A Case study of Lahore, In Pakistan. Pakistan Journal of Science (Vol. 66 No. 3 September 2014)
  • 4 years’ experience as Assistant Director of Town Planning in Lahore Development Authority, Lahore, Pakistan

At The University of Waterloo

  • Teaching Assistant for PLAN 100: The Evolution of Planning
  • Teaching Assistant for PLAN 483: Land Development Planning

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