Ann-Louise Davidson

Ann-Louise Davidson


Concordia University, Montreal, QC

Faculty Lecturer

Education and background
Education and background

Dr. Ann-Louise Davidson is an Associate Professor of Education and Concordia University Research Chair in Maker Culture. She is Associate Director of the Milieux Institute for Arts, Culture and Technology and she directs #MilieuxMake, the Milieux makerspace initiative.

Her work focuses on maker culture, social innovation, inclusion and innovating with advanced pedagogical approaches and digital technologies. She has expertise in action research methodologies that engage participants in collaborative data collection and meaning-making and hands-on studies in technology and innovation.Source Concordia University – Read more….


Postdoctoral fellowship, Carleton University (funded by SSHRC), June 2008
PhD Psychopédagogie, Ottawa University (funded by SSHRC), June 2007
MA Education Administration and Foundations, August 2003
BEd Ottawa University, April 1996
BA Littérature française et arts visuels, April 1995


Professional experience:

  • Assistant professor –Educational Technology Program, Department of Education, Concordia University
  • Graduate Program Director –Educational Technology Programs, Department of Education, Concordia University
  • Lecturer –Department of Sociology and Anthropology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Carleton University
  • Lecturer –Women Studies, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Ottawa
  • Lecturer –Faculty of Education, University of Ottawa
  • Social Analysis Systems certified instructor.


Ageing + Communication + Technologies (ACT) is a multi-methodologicalresearch project that brings together researchers and institutional and community partners to address the transformation of the experiences of ageing with the proliferation of new forms of mediated communications in networked societies.


SALTISE Innovator 2017 SALTISE Best Practices & Pedagogical Innovators award

SALTISE Conference 2017

SALTISE Conference 2019

Maker Fundamentals: A Journey Into Developing Maker Expertise