Areas of Expertise
Affect theory, Audience Theory, Body Mapping Research, Communication & Cultural Studies, Digital Media & Installation Art, Digital Storytelling, Equity & Diversity Outreach, Grounded Theory, Health Communication, Knowledge Translation & Mobilization
2019 Expected, Ph.D. Communication and Culture, York University, Toronto, ON. Dissertation: Interdisciplinary audience perspectives on digital stories by adopted youth, and youth in foster care in Canada
2012 M.A. Health & Aging, McMaster University
2010 B.F.A. Integrated Media, OCAD University
2018–Present Research Consultant (Independent).
2016–2018 Research Assistant, Northern Psychiatric Outreach Program at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON.
2014–2018 Co-Curator, “The Body Electric” annual digital art exhibition. The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC), Toronto, ON.
2017 Community Health & Education Specialist, Ontario Telemental Health, the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, ON.
Contributions to Books
Ludlow, B.A. (forthcoming, 2018) Literature search assistance for M. Tegelberg & A. Roosvall, Eds., Media and Transnational Climate Justice: Indigenous Activism and Climate Politics [Literature search assistance]. New York: Peter Lang MacMillan.
Reed-Ludlow, B. (2008). Park Walk [Questionnaire design and visualization graphs]. In M. Ladly & P. Beesley (Eds.), Mobile nation: Creating methodologies for mobile platforms (pp. 147-156). Waterloo, ON: Riverside Architectural Press.
de Jager, A., Tewson, A., Ludlow, B., & Boydell, K. (2016). Embodied Ways of Storying the Self: A Systematic Review of Body-Mapping. Forum Qualitative Sozialforschung/ Forum: Qualitative Social Research, 17(2). Retrieved from http://www.qualitative-research.net/index.php/fqs/article/view/2526/3987
Ludlow, B.A. (2014). Witnessing: Creating visual research memos about patient experiences of body mapping in a dialysis unit. The American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 64(5): xiii-xiv. Retrieved from http://dx.doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2014.06.013.
Ludlow, B.A. (2011). Retrospective. Ars Medica: A Journal of the Arts, Medicine and Humanities, 8(1), 57-63. Retrieved from http://ars-medica.ca/index.php/journal/issue/view/15/showToc
Fellowships, Honours, and Awards
2016–Present Doctoral Fellowship. York University, Toronto, ON.
2015 The Donner Canadian Foundation Scholarship
2012 Master of Arts Thesis Award. McMaster University, Hamilton, ON.
2010–2012 McMaster University Graduate Studies Scholarship. McMaster University, Hamilton, ON.
2010–2011 Sir Edmund Walker Award for Proficiency in Integrated Media. OCAD University, Toronto, ON.
2014–2017 Tutorial Leader, “Ideology & Everyday Life” (SOSC2560). York University, Toronto, ON.
2014 Teaching Assistant II (Grading), “The Basics of Human Centred Research in Art & Design” (SOSC 2B06), and “The Culture of Science” (HUMN2B29). OCAD University, Toronto, ON.
2013 Teaching Assistant, “Digital Image Design” (IAT100). Simon Fraser University, Surrey, BC.
2010–2012 Teaching Assistant, “Aging & Society” (HLTHAGE1BB3). McMaster University, Hamilton, ON.
2012 Volunteer Teaching Assistant, “Health, Arts, and Humanities at the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO). The University of Toronto, Toronto, ON.
2008–2010 Volunteer Class Assistant, “Human Form & Structure: Introduction to Anatomy” (SCTM2B02). OCAD University, Toronto, ON.
2016–Present Association of Registered Graphic Designers of Ontario, Student member.