Cosmin MunteanuAssistant Professor
Programs: CCIT and DEM; Graduate Appointment at Faculty of Information
Specialization: Human Computer Interaction, New Media, Mobile and Multimodal Interaction, Spoken Language Interaction, Intelligent and Natural User Interfaces, Assistive Technologies, Mixed Reality Systems, Personal Learning Assistants, Interactive Technologies to Support Older Adults.
Cosmin Munteanu is an Assistant Professor at the Institute for Communication, Culture, Information, and Technology at University of Toronto Mississauga, and Co-Director of the Technologies for Ageing Gracefully lab at University of Toronto. His area of expertise is at the intersection of Human-Computer Interaction, Automatic Speech Recognition, Natural User Interfaces, Mobile Computing, Ethics, and Assistive Technologies, having dedicated the past two decades to investigating the human factors of interacting with information-rich media and intelligent technologies. His main research goals are to facilitate natural, meaningful, and safe interactions between people and digital media and devices. Cosmin’s multidisciplinary interests include speech and natural language interaction for mobile devices, mixed reality systems, learning technologies for marginalized users, usable privacy and cyber-safety, assistive technologies for older adults, and ethics in human-computer interaction research.