Mary Elizabeth Luka


Assistant Professor

Mary Elizabeth Luka

Assistant Professor
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Dr. Mary Elizabeth (“M.E.”) Luka is Assistant Professor of Arts, Media & Culture Management and Interim Program Director, Arts Management, at the Department of Arts, Culture, Media (UTSC), with a cross-appointment at the Faculty of Information. Dr. Luka is also an award-winning scholar, activist and digital media producer for arts, social enterprises, broadcasting and telecommunications, and creative management policy, planning and practice. She studies modes and meanings of creativity and innovation in the digital age, to investigate how arts, culture, media and civic sectors are networked together. Her research examines co-creative and collaborative production, distribution and dissemination in the intersecting fields of media, arts and culture.

Dr. Luka has worked with over 100 cultural organizations as a consultant, staff member or advisor. She is currently a member of the 2018 Conference Programming Committee for the International Association of Internet Researchers. M.E. is also Past Chair of the Board for Arts Nova Scotia, the provincial funding agency, as well as a past member of the Creative Nova Scotia Leadership Council, NSCAD University’s Board of Governors, and the Provincial and Territorial Advisory Group of the Cultural Human Resources Council.

 

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