Dr. Raphael Afonja
Professor of Environmental Mission
Environmental Design & Mitigation Specialist
International Experience: Ireland, Jamaica, Nigeria, United Kingdom, Benin
We are delighted to welcome Dr. Raphael Afonja to the School of Ecological Mission! He serves as Professor of Environmental Mission with a specialty in Environmental Design & Mitigation. Dr. Afonja has had the opportunity to use his expertise both in the classroom and through his career working with government agencies, military installations, and various engineering industries. He also served in the United States Army as an Infantryman/Water Treatment Specialist. Most recently, Dr. Afonja has led Innovative Community Assistance to Restore and Empower (ICARE) to fight hunger, support communities and empower families with children in Africa communities. He is passionate about his continuing missions work in Nigeria. Dr. Afonja holds a Ph.D. in Engineering from the University of North Dakota and an MS in Environmental Science from The City University of New York. He currently lives in Brooklyn, New York.