Erica Neeganagwedgin

Taino

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Assistant Professor, Critical Policy, Equity and Leadership Studies, Faculty of Education

Phone: 519-661-2111, ext. 87971
Email: eneegana@uwo.ca

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; Aboriginal epistemologies; Indigenous history and educational policies; history of Indigenous Education in North American contexts, identity and comparative historical race/cultural relations in the North American context. Erica has taught and engaged in curriculum design and program development at a number of higher education institutions in Canada and has worked extensively within communities.

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

Education:

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

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