Govind Gopakumar is Associate Professor and Associate Chair at the Centre for Engineering in Society, Concordia University, Montreal. He received a PhD in Science and Technology Studies from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Dr. Gopakumar’s research centres on the socio-political aspects of urban infrastructure and the governance of infrastructure change. In addition to a book Transforming Urban Water Supplies in India published by Routledge, he has published articles in the International Journal of Urban and Regional Research, Water Policy, Water Alternatives, and Mobilities. His research has been supported by the Governments of Canada and Quebec.