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Gregor Wolbring
- - Joined February 25, 2021
Main Expertise
Education and Training, Information Technology, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Highest Educational Qualification
Doctorate or higher
Biographical Info
Dr. Gregor Wolbring (he/his) is a tenured Associate Professor at the University of Calgary’s Program in Community Rehabilitation and Disability Studies in the Department of Community Health Sciences in the Cumming School of Medicine. He is presently also a member of the Institute for Technology Assessment and Systems Analysis (ITAS), Karlsruhe, Germany and a fellow of the Institute for Science, Policy and Society, University of Ottawa, Canada. He defines himself as an ability studies, disability studies, science and technology governance studies and sustainability studies scholar. Some of his awards are: Tanis Doe Award of the Canadian Disability Studies Association (2017), Bachelor of Health Sciences Research Mentor Award in recognition of making undergraduate students succeed in research (2014, 2016, 2018), the Faculty of Graduate Studies, “My SupervisorSkills, GREAT Supervisor Award!” (2015), the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medial awarded by the government of Canada in recognition of the benefit of his academic work to the greater community (2013) and the Council of Canadians with Disabilities, National Award (1998). More about him at