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Featured Faculty: Dr. Mél Hogan

Submitted by krystle.monahan on Tue, 01/15/2019 - 2:33pm

Mél Hogan focuses on Environmental Media in the Communication, Media and Film Department and is writing a book about genomics in the cloud. Leading up to this, her research has been about server farms and data centers – their social implications and environmental impacts. A founding co-member of the ‘Genomics, Bioinformatics and the Climate Crisis’ working group at the Calgary for Institute for the Humanities, she was recently awarded a SSHRC Insight Development Grant entitled “Storing Genomic Data: New Media-Historical Contexts for Coding Life.”

Learn more about her research here and courses being offered here.