The Team


Janice Fung

JANICE FUNG, RGD, PhD
Principal Investigator
Professor, Bachelor of Creative Advertising Program
Humber College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning
janice.fung@humber.ca

Dr. Fung’s research examines accessibility and service design for blind and low vision audiences. She is the principal investigator for this research project and curator for the exhibition. For more information about Dr. Fung, please visit her profile here.


2013 PILOT STUDY & EXHIBITION TEAM

2013 B4B Team


DIANNE NUBLA, MPC
Exhibit Assistant
Instructor

Ms. Nubla is an undergraduate instructor for the School of Professional Communication, Ryerson University. She combines her graphic design and research backgrounds to work with professionals in the medical field and private sectors to create accessible deliverables that contain complex information. For more information about Ms. Nubla, please visit her profile here.


ANNIE LOK
Research Assistant
School of Disabilities Studies

Annie is passionate about Gerontology and Disability Studies. Her aspirations include improving the quality of life for individuals with disability through health promotion and evidence-based research. Her future goals are to push the boundaries of customer service and brand experience to improve quality care for individuals with disabilities.


GERALD MAK
Promotions Assistant
Business Technology Management, Ted Rogers School of Management

Gerald is a student leader from the Ted Rogers School of Management. His academic focus is in Business Technology and Professional Communications. He has over 8 years of public sector experience and enjoys helping organizations adopt relevant technology to strengthen their business position.


SYDNEY RONEY
Design Assistant
School of Fashion

Sydney is working towards her B.Des. in Fashion Design while minoring in Entrepreneurship. This project satisfies her interests in graphic design and branding. She is also keen to do her part to raise awareness about accessibility and branding for the visually impaired.


AFNAN ULLAH
Research Assistant
Sociology

As a Sociology student at Ryerson University, Afnan is interested in studying the access to resources available to global populations. This project intrigued her because she was able to better understand how blind and low vision audiences perceive brands, and how different aspects of brands can influence or deter this population from access to resources that are readily available to sighted individuals.


Portrait Photography by John Klassen

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