Professor, University of Prince Edward Island
Janice McKendrick is the founding Director for Academic Gig and the Centre for Public Policy & Knowledge. She teaches in both the Faculty of Arts and Faculty of Education at the University of Prince Edward Island, Canada. She is widely recognized for her professional contributions in health, education and literacy, and her interdisciplinary research in public policy and law. Most recently, Ms. McKendrick began engaging the corporate sector in learning how to apply innovative theoretical research to practical workplace applications. Academically, McKendrick possesses a Master of Arts in Island Studies. She majored in English and Political Science in her undergraduate studies and holds a Public Administration diploma.