Waad Khogali Ali is a PhD candidate in the School of Geography and Earth Science at McMaster University under the supervision of Dr. Suzanne Mills. Waad is interested in applying spatial analysis to the study of precarious employment in Southern and Northern Ontario and the geography of employment services and worker advocacy. His research will examine how the distribution of employment and immigrant services influence work-related mobility and precarity in Southern and Northern Ontario. Waad holds a Bachelor of Science Honours Degree in Environmental Geoscience (Major), Biology (Minor) and International Relations (Minor) from the University of Toronto. He also hold a Master of Applied Science Degree in Environmental Applied Science and Management with a specialization in Information Science from Ryerson University, Toronto.