Faculty Members and Scholars in Residence
Pascale Chapdelaine is an Associate Professor at the University of Windsor, Faculty of Law. Her research looks at the interaction between intellectual property, property and contracts, as well as how new technologies and automated business processes shape consumers’ rights and expectations.
(519) 253-3000 ext. 2961
Wissam Aoun is an Assistant Professor at the University of Windsor Faculty of Law. His research focuses on intellectual property, with a particular interest in international comparative patent law and practice, and intellectual property clinical and experiential education. Outside of intellectual property, Wissam’s work explores theories of regulation and administration, with a particular focus on the regulation of professions, including materialist and non-materialist theories of capture.
519-253-3000 ext. 4207
Myra Tawfik is a Distinguished Professor at the University of Windsor, Faculty of Law. She is an expert in intellectual property law. Her research and teaching interests lie in the areas of copyright law, trademark law, international IP law, IP strategy and IP legal history.
(519) 253-3000 ext. 2935
Kristen Thomasen is an Assistant Professor University of Windsor, Faculty of Law in Law, Robotics and Society. Her research focuses on drone privacy and regulation, as well as other legal, social and ethical implications of robotic technologies and artificial intelligence.
(519) 253-3000 ext. 4264
Muharem Kianieff is an Associate Professor at the University of Windsor, Faculty of Law. His research interests include Corporate / Commercial Law, Banking and Negotiable Instruments, Payment Systems, Electronic Commerce, Consumer Protection, Law and Economics, and Public Policy Formation in Canada.
(519) 253 3000 ext. 2957
Vincent Manzerolle’s teaching and research deals with the history, political economy, and theory of media. He has published on a range of topics including financial technologies, digital marketing and advertising strategies, consumer databases, apps, wireless connectivity, border infrastructure, online audiences, mobile payment systems, and media theory.
Scholar in residence
Karima Bawa is an expert in IP strategy and a Senior Fellow at the Centre for International Governance and Innovation (CIGI). There, she studies the issues surrounding the commercialization of University R&D and capacity-building in IP strategyfor Canadian Innovators, and she also advises and supports technology start ups.