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Joanne Catherine Weber

University of Alberta

Joanne Catherine Weber, Master's in Library Science (MLS) and PhD in Education.

Canada Council Research Chair, Tier 2 in Deaf Education, Faculty of Education, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Dr. Weber is a researcher in bilingual bimodal deaf education (sign and spoken languages).  Her areas of interests include arts-based language and literacy,  multimodal literacy, visual literacy, and intercultural pedagogy.  She has designed and created e-books for deaf and hard of hearing students.