Sixsmith, Judith

Professor, Professor of Health Related Research

  • 1745 Citations
  • 21 h-Index
1986 …2020
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Personal profile


Advanced Qualitative Methods


External positions

Committee member

30 Mar 2017 → …

Visiting Professor, Simon Fraser University

1 Jul 2016 → …

Adjunct Professor, Simon Fraser University

1 Jul 2016 → …


  • H Social Sciences (General)
  • Methodologies
  • Gerontology
  • BF Psychology
  • Community and Health Psychology
  • RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine

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housing Social Sciences
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Projects 2014 2020

Research Output 1986 2019

Ageing-in-Place for Low-Income Seniors: Living at the Intersection of Multiple Identities, Positionalities, and Oppressions

Sixsmith, J., Fang, M. L., Woolrych, R., Canham, S., Battersby, L., Ren, T. H. & Sixsmith, A., 2 Feb 2019, The Palgrave Handbook of Intersectionality in Public Policy. Hankivsky, O. & Jordan-Zachery, J. S. (eds.). Springer International Publishing, p. 641-664 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

low income
cultural capital

Ageing in Place in a World of Inequalities: Exploring How Sense of Place Is Experienced By Older Adults from Different Social Classes through Photo Diaries

Portella, A., Woolrych, R., Günther, I., Kapp, S., Rocha, E., Xavier, S., Cardoso, A. & Sixsmith, J., 22 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Agentic experiences within structures of long-term care (LTC): implications for research and practice

Fang, M. L., Sixsmith, J., Wada, M., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Woolrych, R. & Sixsmith, A., 23 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Open Access

An Exploration of Experiences of Transdisciplinary Research in Aging and Technology

Wada, M., Grigorovich, A., Fang, M. L., Sixsmith, J. & Kontos, P., 28 Oct 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Forum: Qualitative Social Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

knowledge gap
communication research

Building UK Age Friendly Cities and Communities from the Ground up: Older People on Intergenerational Perspectives

Sixsmith, J., Woolrych, R., Fisher, J., Murray, M., Makita, M., Lawthom, R. & Menezes, D., 22 May 2019.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Activities 2011 2017

  • 28 Invited talk
  • 12 Oral presentation
  • 4 Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Women’s Work The experience of women working in regional academic Innovation contexts

Judith Sixsmith (Speaker)
15 Jun 201716 Jun 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Reflections on working with a Cross National Older Adults Research Partner Group: OA-INVOLVE AGE-WELL Project. Symposium, Learning from experience: older adults as experts

Susan A. Kirkland (Speaker), Judith Sixsmith (Speaker), K. Doherty (Speaker), Pia Kontos (Speaker), R. Colobong (Speaker), T. Crawford (Speaker), Y. Ishigami (Speaker), B. Jamer (Speaker), I. Panek (Speaker), K. Stroud (Speaker), O. Vaccarino (Speaker)
19 Oct 201721 Oct 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Placemaking with and for older people

Judith Sixsmith (Invited speaker)
10 Jan 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Children’s experiences of domestic violence: coercion and control

J. Callaghan (Keynote speaker), J. Alexander (Keynote speaker), L. Fellin (Keynote speaker), J. Sixsmith (Keynote speaker)
10 Mar 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Future Congress 2017

Judith Sixsmith (Contributor)
9 Jan 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course