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Maryam Foroutan

Graduate Student

Maryam is a graduate student in the Department of Geography at Memorial University. She previously completed a Master's in Urban Design and a Bachelor of Architecture in Iran.


Maryam's research explores housing experiences of newcomers and international students in Newfoundland and Labrador and the impact of COVID-19 on these experiences. Geographies of housing and geographies of migration are the main focuses of her research and concepts like student housing, housing affordability and accessibility, and inclusive cities are among her main research interests. 

Supervised by Dr. Julia Christensen and Dr. Yolande Pottie-Sherman

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