Members of the Critical Geographies Research Collaboratory

We acknowledge and respect the Ləkʷəŋən (Songhees and Esquimalt) Peoples on whose territory the university stands and the Ləkʷəŋən and W̱SÁNEĆ peoples whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.

Reuben Rose-Redwood

Collaboratory Director

Cultural politics of place-making, urban streetscapes, performativity theory, landscapes of injustice, critical cartography, history of geographical thought


Sharon Dias

PhD Student

Urban geography, financialization, social housing, Brazil


Chris Fortney

PhD Student

Public space, resistance, governmentality, anarchism, graffiti, street art


Wil Sahar Patrick

PhD Student

Political ecology, complexity theory, monumentality, settler colonialism, decolonization, posthumanism, ethics of care, local governance, Afghanistan

JiaRui Zhu

Masters Student

Social justice, climate change, urban gentrification, real estate, public health, social policy


Past Members