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Simona Mindy

M.Sc. Computer Science, University of Toronto. [2005 - Present]
Specializing in Human-Computer Interaction
Advisor: Ronald Baecker, Ph.D.

Hon. B.Sc., University of Toronto. [2001 - 2005]
Computer Science: Human-Computer Interaction Specialist
Psychology Specialist
Graduated with high distinction

Scholarships and Honours
Ontario Graduate Scholarship ($15,000). [2005 - 2006]
NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Award ($4,500). [2005]
Dean’s List Scholar. [2003, 2004, 2005]
Inducted into Golden Key Honour Society. [2002]

Publications and Presentations
Conference Presentations
Baecker, R., Marziali, E., Cohene, T., Sellors, A., Mindy, S. (2005). Study of Alzheimer's
Patient's Response to an Interactive Digital Biography. Everyday Technologies for Alzheimer Care Symposium, Portland, Oregon.

Research Positions
Research Assistant, University of Toronto. [May 2004 - Present]

Department of Computer Science
Supervisor: Ronald Baecker, Ph.D.

Research Assistant, Defense Research and Development Canada. [Sept. 2004 - May 2005]
Human-Computer Interaction Group (part of independent study course)
Supervisor: Justin Hollands, Ph.D.

Research Assistant, University of Toronto. [Feb. 2003 - June 2005]
Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory
Supervisor: Susanne Ferber, Ph.D.

Teaching Positions
Teaching Assistant, University of Toronto. [Fall 2005]
Third year undergraduate course entitled "The Design of Interactive Computational Media"