Dr. Jennifer Brady, Director


Huggins Science Hall, Room 423

Telephone: 902-585-1346

Fax: 902-585-1637

Email: jennifer.brady@acadiau.ca



Queen’s University (PhD)

The Hospital for Sick Children (Dietetic Internship)

Ryerson University (Master of Health Science, Nutrition Communication)

Ryerson University (Bachelor of Applied Science, Food and Nutrition)

York University (Bachelor of Arts Women’s Studies)

Professional Dietitian


Research and Teaching Interests

  • Health professions roles in social justice and socially just practice
  • History of dietetics and home economics
  • Cultural food security
  • Nutrition and health justice
  • Fat studies and weight neutral approaches to practice
  • Intersectionality, gender, race, class
  • Critical and feminist theory
  • Qualitative and mixed-methods