Assistant Professor at York University

Aaida A. Mamuji  is an Assistant Professor in Disaster & Emergency Management at York University.  Prior to this she was working in the Humanitarian Assistance & Disaster Response Group of Canada’s Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and International Development  (now Global Affairs Canada) as a Policy Advisor, and was the 2013-2014 Cadieux-Léger Fellow.  Dr. Mamuji completed her PhD in Public Administration at the University of Ottawa, with a major in Public Policy.  Her areas of interest are in international responses to natural disasters, interdepartmental collaboration, and risk assessment.

Dr. Mamuji was a key member of the FreeKQ campaign since its inception until the reunion of the family in Canada. She is also an advisory board member of the QED foundation.