Native American Issues

  • Manley Begay: Tribal Economic Development, Educational Leadership, Indigenous Governance
  • Venida S. Chenault: Haskell Indian Nations University President, Domestic Violence, Tribal College, Education
  • Rose Elizondo: Restorative Justice, Indigenous Peacemaking, Racial Equity and its intersections of Mass Incarceration, Restorative Economics and Food Justice
  • Matthew Fletcher: Federal Law, Federal Indian Law, Tribal Law, Indian Law and Policy, Land Claims, Tribal Indian Gaming, Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA)
  • Carla Fredericks: Native American law, rights and sovereignty
  • Dina Gilio-Whitaker: Native American culture, critical sports studies, indigenous peoples, surfing, Native American history, higher education
  • Alannah Hurley: Alaska Native opposition to the Pebble Mine, environmental conservation and activism
  • Walter Lamar: Security, Law Enforcement and Training, Drug and Gang Awareness, Community Policing, Tribal Law Enforcement, Risk Management
  • Patty Loew: Ojibwe Treaty Rights, Indigenous Sovereignty, Importance of Native Media, Journalism
  • Tiya Miles: History, American History, Native American Issues, African American Studies, Interrelationship Between Native Americans and African Americans, Women’s Issues
  • Jacqueline Pata: Native American Issues, Tribal Government, Homeownership and Housing Policy
  • Dean Seneca: Chronic and Infectious Diseases, Emergency Preparedness and Response, Environmental Health, Toxicology and Maternal/Child Health, American Indian/Alaska Native Health
  • Dennis Smith: Native American History, American History, Native American Oral Traditions, Standing Rock, Assiniboine Tribe, Dakota Tribe,  Higher Education
  • Kimberly TallBear: Indigenous peoples, environmental science, genetics, native studies, sexuality, race/identity
  • Mark Trahant: Native American and Alaska Native News and Policy, Health Policy, Affordable Care Act in Indian Country, Journalism
  • Anton Treuer: Ojibwe Language and Culture, Native American Issues, Cultural Competence, Equity, Educational Achievement Gap
  • Ted Van Alst: Native American History and Culture