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Melanie Baljko / Faculty Website

The Practices in Enabling Technology (PiET) Lab Website


  • Associate Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Lassonde School of Engineering, York University
  • Full Member, Graduate Program in Computer Science
  • Full Member, Graduate Program in Science & Technology Studies
  • Affiliate Scientist, University Health Network - Toronto Rehabiliation Institute, Communication Team
  • Member, Institute for Research on Learning Technologies, York University

Brief Overview

Ph.D. (University of Toronto, 2004); M.Sc. (University of Toronto, 1997); B.Math (University of Waterloo, 1995)

I am a faculty member who leads a program of research and who provides advanced training (via graduate student supervision) in the area of digital media: interaction and experience design (human-computer; human-human mediated by computer) and critical technical practise, with an emphasis on the domains of assistive and rehabilitation technologies. I teach a number of different courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. I am involved in a number of activities within the university and my research communities.

Contact Information

Lassonde Building, Room 2028 (LAS2028)
(formerly called the Computer Science and Engineering Building, CSEB)
4700 Keele Street, Toronto, Ontario, CANADA M3J 1P3
(416) 736-2100 x33348; [fax] (416) 736-5872
mb [at] cse [dot] yorku [dot] ca