Alison Darling

Director, Professional Programs, Queen’s University IRC

Alison Darling is the Director of Professional Programs at Queen’s Industrial Relations Centre (Queen’s IRC) where she leads the strategic direction of the Centre. Alison is a long-time Queen’s University employee and has a demonstrated history of successfully leading teams within the higher education sector. Her expertise lies in the areas of cross-cultural leadership, maximizing operational effectiveness, training delivery, management of multi-national teams, coaching, and teaching. She is also a strong business development professional who is passionate about leading with compassion and prioritizing team wellbeing. Alison holds an Executive MBA from Smith School of Business at Queen’s University.