Graduate Students 2016 - 2017
Mohammed Rabiu Abubakari
Undergraduate Education: University for Development Studies, Tamale, Ghana
MA Track: Urban Planning and Applied Geography
- Urban Development and its linkage to rural development
- Success of Cities and related challenges
- The African Urban Agenda
I am Mohammed Rabiu Abubakari, from Tamale, Ghana. I acquired Bachelor of Science Degree in Planning at the University for Development Studies, Tamale (Wa Campus) in 2013. I worked in the Urban Development Unit of the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development Ghana as a National Service Person for the 2013/2014 service year, and afterward worked as a volunteer in the same capacity until my enrollment at Binghamton University to pursue a Masters Degree in Geography.
My hobbies include dancing.
Undergraduate Education: Accounting, Economic analysis
MA Track: Environmental & Resource Management
- Natural resources conservation
- Environment governance and policy
- Human interactions with environment
I was born and raised in Russia. I graduated from the Kurgan State Academy of Agriculture in Russia with a joint Bachelor and Master's degree in Accounting, Economic Analysis and Audit. For three years I've been working in Russia in the local governmental organization responsible for economical and environmental planning of local communities and policy-making of the Kurgan region. In 2014 I participated in the International Forum for young professionals in Paris, France.
I enjoy travelling, reading, and belly-dancing.
Undergraduate Education: China
I was born in Guangzhou, Guangdong Province in China.
Undergraduate Education: Surveying and Mapping Engineering
- Geography Information Systems
- Remote Sensing
- Urban Planning
My name is Jiiaxin Jiang. I am from the beautiful ancient country of China.
MA Track: Urban and Retail Planning
- Urban and Rural Planning
- Applied Geography
I have been interested in geography ever since I was young. I studied science in high school and chose to study geography in college. My focus is on urban planning and I hope to find a job in planning in the future.
Undergraduate Education: Wuhan University, China
MA Track: Cartography and Geographical Information Systems
- Environmental GIS
- Spatial GIS
I graduated from the Geodesy and Geomatics department at Wuhan University in China. I enjoy basketball and dota.