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Vera Pavri

Vera Pavri

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Vera Pavri
Associate Professor, Teaching Stream
Chair - Science, Technology and Society


Science, Technology and Society


Office Location 218 Bethune College
Phone Number 416 - 736 - 5021

About Me

Vera Pavri received her PhD in the History of Science and Technology at the University of Toronto. She is the Chair of the Science, Technology and Society Department and an Associate Professor (Teaching Stream) in Natural Science (NATS). She currently teaches a variety of NATS courses including Technology and Civilization, Computers, Information and Society and Understanding Cyberspace. Dr. Pavri’s research interests include studying how socio-cultural values shape our digital environments (including AI), and how these systems have helped transform the way we work, play, communicate, think and process information. Some of her articles have been published in journals such as Technology and Culture; Vaccine; Journal of Computer Mediated Communication; and Journal of the American Medical Association.

Research Areas

Science, Technology and Society

UN Goals

Decent Work and Economic Growth, Gender Equality, Industry Innovation and Infrastructure, Quality Education, Reduced Inequalities