Alexandra Bal

Alexandra Bal
Associate Professor
Extension: 
6880
Office: 
RCC 321
Email: 
abal@ryerson.ca

Alex has worked intensively in production including multimedia educational software development, corporate digital imaging, 3-D animation and experimental film and video. She holds a PhD in information and Communication Sciences from Paris University. She is an associate researcher at the Maison des Sciences de l’Homme in Paris where her research deals with the critical analysis of the socio-economy of virtual education. She is now trying to understand the societal and economic impact informal DIY  and social media cultures have on children and formal education.