Indigenous faculty members

Learn more about our Indigenous faculty members, including their communities and the areas in which they teach and conduct research.


Name Community/nation Program
Claxton, Nick Tsawout Band, W̱SÁNEĆ Nation Indigenous Education
McIvor, Onowa Swampy Cree Nation Indigenous Education
Restoule, Jean-Paul Dokis First Nation (Anishinaabe) Indigenous Education
Rodriguez de France, Carmen Kickapoo Nation Indigenous Education
Whitinui, Paul Māori Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education

Human and Social Development

Name Community/nation Program
Allan, Billie Anishinaabe Social Work
Ansloos, Jeffrey Fisher River Cree Nation Child and Youth Care
Carrière, Jeannine Métis Social Work
Corntassel, Jeff Tsalagi (Cherokee Nation) Indigenous Governance
de Finney, Sandrina Maliseet Child and Youth Care
Green, Jacquie Haisla Social Work
Loppie, Charlotte Mi’kmaq Public Health and Social Policy
McCaffrey, Shanne Cree Métis Child and Youth Care
Mucina, Devi Ngoni/Shona Indigenous Governance
Thomas, Qwul'sih'yah'maht Robina Lyackson Social Work


Name Community/nation Program
O’Bonsawin, Christine Abenaki Indigenous Studies
Sy, Waaseyaa’sin Christine Anishinaabe Gender Studies


Name Community/nation Program
Borrows, John Chippewa of the Nawash First Nation Law
Napoleon, Val Saulteau First Nation Law
Raven, Heather Brokenhead Ojibway First Nation Law


Name Community/nation Program
Cormier, Eric Métis/Mi’kmaq Mathematics and Statistics

Social Sciences

Name Community/nation Program
Gillezeau, Rob Métis Economics
Stark, Heidi Kiiwetinepinesiik Turtle Mountain Ojibwe Political Science