Program list & descriptions

//Indigenous GovernanceIndigenous Governance Program of Graduate Studies/graduatestudiesYes/graduatestudies/admissions/admissions/index.phpApply for admissionMastersOn-campus2Not applicableNoneThe Master of Arts in Indigenous Governance (MAIG) is an interdisciplinary program focused on traditional structures and ways of governance and encompassing the values, perspectives, concepts, and principles of Indigenous political cultures.Through teaching and research that respects both western and Indigenous traditions, methods, and forms of knowledge, students are provided with a strong foundation of basic and applied scholarly research with an emphasis on the nature and context of Indigenous governance and Indigenous-state relations in Canada and internationally./ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS Prerequisite Minimum standing BA B+ Applicants must also meet the general admission requirements for the Faculty of Graduate Studies. APPLICATION DEADLINES Entry point Domestic students International students September January 15 January 15 EXAMS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS Resume/CV Statement of intent Personal data form For details, please consult the Indigenous Governance website

Program advisers

  • Dr. Jeff Corntassel, grad adviser - or 250-721-6438
  • Angela Polifroni, program manager - or 250-721-6436

Department directory

Group/Position Name Telephone Office E-mail
General Office 250-721-6438 HSD A260
FAX 250-472-4724 HSD A260
Director & Associate Professor Jeff Corntassel 250-721-6440 HSD A260d
Professor Taiaiake Alfred 250-721-6439 HSD A260c
Academic Administrative Officer Melvin Peters 250-721-8034 HSD A260

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