Jeanette Robertson

Thompson Rivers University

p: 250-371-5598


Dr. Jeanette Robertson has taught disability studies for the past 11 years. She holds a doctorate degree in educational leadership and policy, and a Master and Bachelor degree of Social Work. She has recently completed and continues to be engaged in a number of research projects in fields related to social work education and disability studies. Furthermore, she has experience as a community educator, social work practitioner, program coordinator, and rehabilitation worker in both the voluntary and governmental sector in Alberta and British Columbia (employment services, residential settings, day programs, children’s respite services, and community living services).

Disability Health Area of Focus:

Community living Developmental disabilities Respite Services Disability studies

Area of Expertise

Acquired disabilities Developmental disabilities


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