Office: 1013 New Science Facility
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Ph.D., Compiegne University of Technology, France, 2006
Mounia Ziat earned a B.A. in Electronics Engineering (USTFA, Setif, Algeria), a M.A and Ph.D in Technologies and Human Sciences (UTC, Compiegne, France). She also studied Arts for three years at "École Supérieure des Beaux-Arts d'Alger". She was a Postdoctoral Fellow at McGill University (Montreal, QC, Canada) and at Wilfrid Laurier University (Waterloo, ON, Canada), and she served as a sessional lecturer at University of Guelph-Humber (Toronto, ON, Canada). Her research interests include haptic device design and HCI, human tactile and visual perception, and cognitive neuroscience. She also enjoys scuba diving, camping, canoeing, and hiking.