Dr Alfred Mupenzi is a current staff member at Western Sydney University. In his professional work, Dr Mupenzi, leads a program: Refugee, New and Emerging Communities under Widening Participation Engagement Advancement.
Originally from Rwanda, Alfred was born and raised in Uganda to refugee parents. He went to school in Uganda and finished his Bachelor of Arts with Education degree in 2003. Alfred finished his Masters of Arts in Public Administration and Management at Makerere University in Uganda in 2010. He completed his Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) at Western Sydney University in 2018. Dr Mupenzi’s interest areas of research are in refugee/ asylum seekers, higher education, social justice and diversity, migration and transnationalism.