Ali Arya is currently an Associate Professor of Interactive Multimedia. Arya has received a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Tehran Polytechnic, Iran, and a Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from the University of British Columbia, Canada. With years of experience in the industry as a software engineer and project manager, and also research and teaching positions at various academic institutions.
In 2020, Ali Arya received the Provost’s Fellowship in Teaching Award for his leadership and commitment to teaching and learning. He has also been designated as a Carleton University teaching fellow.