Dr. Jennifer Davis was appointed to the Lethbridge College Board of Governors for a two-year term effective June 2018. Davis graduated magna cum laude in Psychology from Cornell University and went on to earn a PhD in Psychology from McMaster University. She worked as a research scientist at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development in Berlin, Germany, and at the Humboldt University, also in Berlin, before moving to Lethbridge to take up a position as an assistant professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Lethbridge. She eventually left that position to spend more time with her family and start her own business.
Davis has been an Instructor in the General Studies program at Lethbridge College since 2006 where she teaches a variety of psychology courses. Additionally, she has served on many different committees and has used her experience as a researcher to make significant contributions to the development of the applied research program at Lethbridge College. She has numerous academic publications and is currently involved in several research projects at Lethbridge College.
Davis is also a member of the Federal Judicial Advisory Committee of Alberta and a voice for the LGBTQ+ community in Lethbridge. She won the Lethbridge Pridefest Academic Excellence Award in 2016 and currently serves on the board of YQueerL, a local advocacy organization. She is a former roller derby player and continues to coach the Windy City Wipeouts, Lethbridge’s junior roller derby team.
- Academic member, Board of Governors
- Member, Finance, Audit and Risk Committee of the Board