John Berry



  • CACR Honorary Fellow
  • JOHN W. BERRY, (PhD., University of Edinburgh) is Professor Emeritus of Psychology at Queen's University, Canada. He received Honorary Doctorates from the University of Athens, and Universite de Geneve ( 2001).


Category: Honorary Fellow

Homepage:  John Berry at Queens University


Prof Berry was at CACR for its inauguration in 2003 and has collaborated with Prof Colleen Ward & CACR in a number of ways over many years.

He has published over 30 books in the areas of cross-cultural, social and cognitive psychology with various colleagues. These include a textbook (Cross-Cultural Psychology: Research and Applications, 3rd edition, Cambridge University Press, 2011; Handbook of Acculturation Psychology, Cambridge, 2006; and Immigrant Youth in Cultural Transition, 2006, LEA). He is a Fellow of the Canadian Psychological Association, the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study, the International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology, and the International Academy for Intercultural Research, from which he received a Lifetime Contribution Award (in 2005). His main research interests are in the areas of acculturation and intercultural relations, with an emphasis on applications to immigration, educational and health policy.