Dr. Anita Jack-Davies is an academic and cross-cultural expert with over 20 years experience in training and instruction. A sought after trainer, Dr. Jack-Davies teaches part-time as an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography and Urban Planning at Queen’s University.
Dr. Jack-Davies is a Qualified Administrator of the Intercultural Development Inventory (www.idiinventory.com), an instrument designed to assess the cultural competence of employees. A certified Mediator, Dr. Jack-Davies takes a personal approach to workplace diversity by creating solutions for clients that are based on the unique cultures of each workplace.
She has appeared on the CTV National News and the CBC radio discussing cross-cultural issues in a Canadian context. Dr. Jack-Davies is the author of Lawrencia’s Last Parang: On Race & Belonging as Black in Canada (Inanna, forthcoming).
- Ph.D. Queen’s University
Concentrations: Cultural & Policy Studies (major) & Cultural Geography (minor)
- M.Ed. Queen’s University
Concentration: Cultural & Policy Studies
- B.Ed. Western University
Concentration: Junior/Intermediate – English
Certification: Ontario College of Teachers
- B.A. (Honours)
Concentrations: English & Sociology
Dr. Anita Jack-Davies in the News
- December 2016: Watch Dr. Jack-Davies speaking on Canada’s CTV National Network News on the appearance of Viola Desmond on the Canadian $10.00 bill
- December 2016: Watch Dr. Jack-Davies speaking on Canada’s CTV News as Canadians react to the new Viola Desmond $10.00 bank note