Joey is an Assistant Professor of Design and Computation Arts at Concordia University. She is the research director of XS Labs, where her team develops innovative methods and applications in electronic textiles and responsive garments. She received her Masters of Science from MIT for her work titled Computational Expressionism and worked with the Tangible Media Group of the MIT Media Lab on research projects such as the musicBottles.
She holds a BA in Pure Mathematics and a BFA in Design Arts. Her art and design work has been shown in the Cooper-Hewitt Design Museum in
NYC, V&A in London, Millenium Museum in Beijing, SIGGRAPH Art Galleries, ISEA, the Art Directors Club in NYC, Australian Museum in Sydney, NTT ICC in Tokyo, and Ars Electronica Center in Linz among others. She was recently selected for the Maclean's 2006 Honor Roll as one of "thirty nine Canadians who make the world a better place to live in".