Sixsmith, Judith

Professor, Professor of Health Related Research

  • 1498 Citations
  • 19 h-Index
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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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Research Output 2008 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

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

5 Citations (Scopus)
43 Downloads (Pure)

Exploring Privilege in the Digital Divide: Implications for Theory, Policy, and Practice

Fang, M. L., Canham, S. L., Battersby, L., Sixsmith, J., Wada, M. & Sixsmith, A., Feb 2019, In : Gerontologist. 59, 1, p. e1-e15 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Independent Living
Research Design
Digital Divide

Activities 2011 2017

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

Future Congress 2017

Judith Sixsmith (Contributor)
9 Jan 2017

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

Facilitators and Barriers to Transdisciplinary Working in Aging and Technology Research: An exploration of Experiences in a Pan-Canadian Research Network

M. Wada (Speaker), Alisa Grigorovich (Speaker), Mei Fang (Speaker), Pia Kontos (Speaker), Judith Sixsmith (Speaker)
19 Oct 201721 Oct 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

From Principle to Action: Older Adults as Experts

Susan A. Kirkland (Speaker), Judith Sixsmith (Speaker), K. Doherty (Speaker), Pia Kontos (Speaker), R. Colobong (Speaker), T. Crawford (Speaker), I. Panek (Speaker), O. Vaccarino (Speaker)
17 Oct 201719 Oct 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Transdisciplinary Resources for Real World Impact: The What, The Why, The How

Judith Sixsmith (Speaker), Pia Kontos (Speaker), Mei Fang (Speaker), Alisa Grigorovich (Speaker), M. Wada (Speaker)
17 Oct 201719 Oct 2017

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

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