Catherine Ann Middleton

Catherine Ann Middleton, Professor, Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University
Director, Compute Ontario

Catherine Middleton is a Professor at the Ted Rogers School of Management Ryerson University. She holds a Canada Research Chair in Communication Technologies in the Information Society. Her research focuses on the development and use of new communication technologies, with specific interests in mobile devices and fixed and wireless broadband networks. She is also interested in how Canadians use (or don’t use) the internet in their daily lives. Dr. Middleton is a member of the GRAND Networks of Centers of Excellence project and is the Leader of the New Media Challenges and Opportunities research theme. She also leads the GRAND Digital Infrastructures project. She is Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors of CANARIE, Canada’s advanced research and innovation network. Dr. Middleton holds a BA from Queen’s University, and an MBA from Bond University (Australia) and a Ph.D. from York University.