Joanna Ilunga-Kapinga, MScPl Student


Home Campus:
U of T St. George

Other Degrees:
Honours Bachelors of Arts (HBA) with distinction, Political Science and Peace, Conflict, and Justice Studies, University of Toronto, 2019

Honours & Awards:
Alan Tonks Planning Scholarship (2020)
LEA Consulting Ltd. Award in Planning and Transportation (2020)
Thomas Luther Panton Scholarship (2020)
Planning Master Recruitment Award, Department of Geography & Planning, University of Toronto (2019)
New College Research Award Grant, University of Toronto (2017)

Contact Information:

University of Toronto, St.George, Sidney Smith Hall, Room 622

Personal Website:

Research Interests:

  • Transportation Planning
  • Vertical Housing
  • Suburban Sprawl
  • Belt and Road Initiative in the Global South

Teaching This Academic Year:

GGR324H1S – Spatial Political Economy

Selected Publications:

  • Compliance Director, G7 Research Group Biarittz (2019)
  • Lead Analyst, G7 Research Group Charlevoix (2018)
  • Lead Analyst, G20 Research Group Buenos Aires (2018)
  • Compliance Analyst, G7 Taormina (2017)
  • Compliance Analyst, G20 Hamburg (2017)
  • Compliance Analyst, G7 Ise Shima (2016)

Research Clusters:
Cities and Everyday Life, Political Spaces, Transportation