Associate Professor of History, University of Regina

Donica Belisle is an Associate Professor of History at the University of Regina. Her research explores the intersection of political economy and culture in Canada.

Currently she is writing a book about the Canadian history of sugar. As well, her book Consumer Citizens: Women, Consumption, and Identity in the Twentieth Century is forthcoming from the University of Toronto Press. Other works include the award-winning Retail Nation: Department Stores and the Making of Modern Canada (UBC Press, 2011) and several refereed articles.

Dr. Belisle's research has received SSHRC funding since 2005.

Experience

  • 2015–present
    Associate Professor, University of Regina
  • 2009–2015
    Assistant Professor, Athabasca University
  • 2007–2009
    SSHRC Post-Doctoral Fellow, University of British Columbia

Education

  • 2007 
    Trent University, PhD Canadian Studies

Publications

  • 2019
    Consumer Citizens: Women, Consumption, and Identity in the Early 20th Century, Toronto: University of Toronto Press
  • 2011
    Retail Nation: Department Stores and the Making of Modern Canada, Vancouver: UBC Press