Efrem is completing a Honours degree in Public Affairs and Policy Management with a Specialization in International Studies. He is currently on a co-op work term, working as a Junior Policy Analyst on Youth Employment and Access to Education. In the 2015-2016 school year, he was the Co-Chair of the World University Service of Canada (WUSC) chapter at Carleton University. That year alone, they sponsored four refugee students to Carleton University. In summer 2016, he had the honour of representing Canadian youth at the 14th Session of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development in Nairobi Kenya. Efrem’s research interests include the role and future of international financial institutions on global governance, regime change and the role of the West, and migration. On a social issue, he advocates for access to higher education to reducing social inequality. He was elected to the Board of Governors, for a one-year term, ending on June 30, 2018.