Dr. Rashid Aziz Faridi is an Associate Professor in the Department of Geography, Aligarh
Muslim University. His areas of interest are Sustainable Urban Settlement Systems, Migration, Urban development, Remote Sensing and Geographical
Information System (GIS). He has several publications in National and International
journals. Dr. Faridi holds Ph.D., M. Phil, M.Sc and B.Sc(Hons.)degrees from Aligarh Muslim University
and Certificate courses from Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS, Dehra Dun).He has authored a book on Select Cities of North India. He is also active in promotion of online learning of Geography.