Mastura Safayet


Urban Sustainability, Urban Agriculture, Food Security, Social Justice and Socioeconomic Development

Selected Publications

Safayet, M., Arefin, M., & Hasan, M. U. (2017, December). Present practice and future prospect of rooftop farming in Dhaka city: A step towards urban sustainability. (Elsevier, Ed.) Journal of Urban Management, 6(2), 56-65. doi:

Moazzem, K. G., Halim, S. B., & Safayet, M. (2018, July). Can a Sustainable Inspection System be Developed? The Case of RMG Sector in Bangladesh (CPD Policy Brief 12).


Ph.D. Geography, Texas A&M University (Aug 2020-Present)

Master of Urban and Environmental Planning, Arizona State University (2020)

Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (2016)


Brian & Leah Swanton Urban Planning Scholarship, Arizona State University (2019-20)

Dan Dworkin Award, Arizona State University (2019-20)

University Graduate Fellowship, Arizona State University (2018-19)

Additional Information

Professional Experience:

Research Assistant, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Apr 2018-July 2018

Programme Associate, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), Sep 2016-Apr 2018


Advisor: John Patrick Casellas Connors

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