Joanne Badida, MIR, BComm

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Joanne Badida,
MIR, BComm


Joanne Badida is a professor at the School of Human Resources, Centre for Business at George Brown College, where she strives to inspire, challenge and connect with students – and to motivate them to learn and succeed.

Joanne has more than 15 years of human resources experience, having worked in human resources consulting firms as well as large corporations. Her areas of expertise include compensation design and implementation, performance management, job evaluation, human resources policies and practices, training and development, and succession planning. She is also the chair of the Compensation Surveys Committee at the Toronto Board of Trade.

Academic Credentials

Master of Industrial Relations, Queen’s University, 1997

Bachelor of Commerce, Queen’s University, 1996

Areas of Specialization


Human Resources

Areas of Expertise


Human Resources

Performance Management

Human Resources Consulting

Succession Planning

Training and Development

Job Evaluation

Career Highlights

2010-Present – Professor, School of Human Resources, George Brown College, Centre for Business

2003-2010 – Director, Human Resources, Scotiabank

2001-2003 – Consultant, Strategic Human Resources and Compensation, Buck Consultants

1998-2001 – Human Resources and Compensation Consultant, Canadian Tire Corporation

1997-1998 – Compensation Analyst, Hay Management Consultants

Other Activities

Chair, Compensation Surveys Committee, Toronto Board of Trade