Erica Neeganagwedgin



Lead Coordinator, Master of Professional Education program, Aboriginal Educational Leadership

Director, Indigenous Education

Phone: 519-661-2111, ext. 87971

Erica Neeganagwedgin graduated from the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education at the University of Toronto where she earned a Master of Arts degree with a specialization in Indigenous Education and a PhD in Sociology and Equity Studies in Education. Her areas of teaching and research interests include Indigenous knowledge systems and Intellectual Traditions; Indigenous epistemologies; Indigenous history and educational policies; history of Indigenous Education in North American contexts.



Research Interests:

  • Indigenous knowledge systems and intellectual traditions
  • Aboriginal epistemologies
  • Indigenous history and educational policies
  • History of Indigenous Education in North American contexts
  • Identity and comparative historical race/cultural relations in North American context

Academic Research Cluster:

  • Critical Policy, Equity and Leadership Studies


  • PhD, Sociology and Equity Studies, University of Toronto
  • MA, Indigenous Education, University of Toronto