Concordia University

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Faculty members

  • pk langshaw
    department chair, Design and Computation Arts
    professor, Design and Computation Arts
    fellow of the loyola college for diversity &sustainability, Loyola International College
    directrice of d_verse lab (&all things verse, reversed, in.verse), Fine Arts


    social design, research-creation, media arts, social creativity, textile arts, poetics, performance art, responsive environments, experimental typography, interface design, social networks, collective creations, community-university, the live of animals, clothing and dress, activism, urban futures, democratic values, ethnocultural diversity, sustainability studies
  • Jason Edward Lewis
    Professor of Computation Arts, Design and Computation Arts
    University Research Chair in Computational Media and the Indigenous Future Imaginary
    Trudeau Fellow
    Research Director, Obx Labs
    Director, Initiative for Indigenous Futures
    Co-director, Aboriginal Territories in Cyberspace
    Co-director, Skins Workshops on Aboriginal Storytelling and Digital Media


    Indigenous new media, Indigenous futures, digital poetry, the future imaginary, computational typography, computational culture, media arts, digital games, game studies and design, digital textuality, experimental typography, virtual environments, poetry, typographic design, computational aesthetics, Indigenous Peoples, mobile media, interface design, digital culture, science fiction
  • Rhona Richman Kenneally
    Professor, Design and Computation Arts
    Fellow and co-founder, School of Irish Studies


    food studies, built environment, materiality, design justice, design theory, domestic space, conceptions of home, Irish studies, Expo 67, wearables, ecosophy, culture and commemoration, mindful eating
  • Christopher Lloyd Salter
    Professor - Computation Arts, Design and Computation Arts
    University Research Chair in New Media, Technology and the Senses
    Co-Director, Hexagram Network for Research-Creation in Media Arts, Design, Technology and Digital Culture
    Director, Hexagram Concordia
    Associate Director, Milieux Institute for Arts, Culture and Technology
    Director, xmodal


    immersion, machine learning, new media theory, STS, performance, haptics, senses, embodiment, digital audio, sensory studies, sensory ethnography, interaction design, media art history, sound design, critical AI studies, posthumanism, philosophy of technology, enactive cognition, research-creation
  • Joanna Maria Berzowska
    Associate Dean Research, Fine Arts
    Associate Professor, Design and Computation Arts
    Research Director, XS Labs
    Head of electronic textiles, OM signal


    electronic textiles, interactive design, responsive garments, fibres, flexible circuitry, interactivity, wearables, clothing and dress, identity, reactive fashion, aesthetics, transdisciplinarity, textile arts, smart textiles, physical computing, human-computer interaction, fashion tech, human generated power sensors, squishy interfaces
  • Carmela Cucuzzella
    Associate Professor, Design and Computation Arts
    Concordia University Research Chair in Integrated Design, Ecology, And Sustainability (IDEAS) for the Built Environment


  • Rilla Khaled
    Associate Professor, Design and Computation Arts
    Director of Technoculture, Art, and Games (TAG) lab
    Strategic Hire in Digital Media, Learning, and Games


    game studies and design, critical design, persuasive design, cultural differences, interaction design, serious games, participatory design, experimental game design, gamification, third wave HCI, digital games, speculative design, human-computer interaction, qualitative methods, ethnography, design thinking, user experience, interface design, indigenous futures, cross-cultural psychology
  • Christopher Moore
    Associate Professor, Design and Computation Arts
    Graduate Program Director - MDes (Interim), Design and Computation Arts


    humour and parody, playfulness, social change, visual communication, information design, semiotics, design theory, typographic design, satire, new media studies, art practice, Cuddle Commandos, installation, performance art, sculpture, storytelling, interactivity, everydayness, design economies, graphic design
  • Martin Racine
    Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director
    Professeur agrégé et Directeur du programme d'études supérieures


    ecodesign, rapid prototyping, design history, industrial design, exhibition design, design for sustainability, product development, 3D design, semiotics, crowdsourcing, social media, internet studies, material culture, consumption, design epistemology, environmental ethics, sustainable development
  • M. Wright
    Associate Professor, Design and Computation Arts


    typography, publication design, exhibition design, archival practices, feminist and queer histories, participatory creation
  • Pippin Barr
    Assistant Professor, Design and Computation Arts
    Associate Director, Technoculture, Art and Games (TAG) Research Centre
    Undergraduate Program Director (Computation Arts), Design and Computation Arts
    COOP Academic Director, Design and Computation Arts


    digital games, experimental game design, critical design, playfulness, video games, game studies and design, interactivity, speculative design, interaction design, human-computer interaction, indigenous futures, contemporary art, interface design, independent games, interactive narrative, digital technologies
  • Jonathan Lessard
    Associate Professor, Design and Computation Arts
    Primary Investigator (LabLabLab)


    history of games, game studies and design, digital games, adventure games, interactive narrative, genre, narrative, 3d Imaging, interactivity, interaction design, rendering, computer graphics, natural language processing, human-computer interaction, virtual environments, interface design
  • Alice Jarry
    Lecturer, Design and Computation Arts


    materiality, urban futures, design for sustainability, research-creation, smart infrastructures, digital media, installation, interactivity, site-specific interventions, responsive environments, waste management, environmental strategies, land use, critical design, social design, socially committed art practice, aesthetics, visual arts

  • Mouna Andraos
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


  • Tamzyn Berman
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


  • Howard Davies
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


  • Israël Dupuis
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


  • Andrew Forster
    Part-Time Faculty, Studio Arts
    Part-Time Faculty, Art Education
    Part-Time Faculty, Art History
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


  • Valérie Lamontagne
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


  • Pata Macedo
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


  • Stephen Menzies
    Part-Time Faculty (Film Animation), Cinema
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


  • Jeremy Petrus
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


  • Erwin Regler
    Part-time Faculty (Sculpture), Studio Arts
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


  • Kevin Yuen-Kit Lo
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


  • Alison Reiko Loader
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts
    Part-time Faculty, Cinema


  • Santo Romano
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


  • Paul Scriver
    Part-time Instructor, Music
    Part-time Instructor, Design and Computation Arts


  • Miao Song
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts
    Part-time faculty, Computer Science and Software Engineering
    Affiliate Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Software Engineering


  • Brad Todd
    Part-time Faculty, Design and Computation Arts


    interaction design, new media, responsive and reactive HCI, digital audio/video

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