Sherida Ryan

 Sherida Ryan is a postdoctoral fellow at the Social Economy Centre at the University of Toronto and she teaches in the Faculty of Adult Education and Community Development. Her research focus is on the interface of emerging technology, community development and social economy organizations. She coordinates the Community University Research Alliance on Social Business and Marginalized Social Groups and is the Knowledge Mobilization and Social Media Director for the Social Economy Centre. Sherida is also an Internet research analyst for Metaviews, a Toronto based organization that provides research and consulting services on the relationship between media, technology, and society.