Sue Colberg is Associate Professor of Design Studies and Coordinator of the Visual Communication Design division at the University of Alberta, in Treaty No 6 Territory. She is a fellow of the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada. She has won numerous national and international design awards and has served on the juries of the Stiftung Buchkunst Leipzig “Best Book Design from All Over the World”, the Association of American University Presses, the Alcuin Society for Excellence in Book Design in Canada and the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada among others. Her book and publication designs, typography and hand-bound books, have been exhibited across Canada and the United States, as well as in China, Cuba, France, Germany, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, Poland, Turkey, and Great Britain. Colberg served as Canadian National Representative to the International Council of Graphic Design Associations (icograda) now known as ico-D, the International Council of Design.