Rhonda McEwen is U of T Mississauga’s vice-principal academic and dean and a member of the BRN Steering Committee. McEwen is also Canada Research Chair in Tactile Interfaces, Communication and is professor of emerging media and communication at the Institute of Communication, Culture, Information and Technology.

McEwen’s research utilizes communication studies and behavioural sciences to explore the cognitive and social effects of technologies.

McEwen’s research interests revolve around Human-Machine Communication, Virtual Reality. Cognitive Effects of Technology and Media, Cognitive Informatics, Tablet Communication, Device Mediation, Tactile Interfaces.


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Bridging the Open Web and APIs: Alternative Social Media Alongside the Corporate Web 2022
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Understanding each other when Communicating in Emerging Technology-Mediated Environments 2021
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