Faculty

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Randall Akee Indigenous Governance Program Faculty

Randall Akee, PhD

Chair, American Indian Studies Interdepartmental Program and Associate Professor of Public Policy, UCLA
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Stephanie Russo Carroll

Stephanie Russo Carroll, DrPH, MPH

AHTNA/NATIVE VILLAGE OF KLUTI-KAHH Assistant Professor, Public Health and American Indian Studies Assistant Research Professor, Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy Associate Director, NNI Affiliate Faculty, College of Law
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Dr. Felina Cordova-Marks

Felina Cordova-Marks, DrPH, MPH

HOPI TRIBE Director of Tribal Engagement, University of Arizona Cancer Center
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Stephen Cornell

Stephen Cornell, PhD

Faculty Chair and Co-Founder of the Native Nations Institute Co-Founder and Co-Director of the Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development Faculty Affiliate, James E. Rogers College of Law Emeritus Director of the Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy Emeritus Professor of Sociology
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Dominique David-Chavez IGP Faculty

Dominique David-Chavez, PhD

ARAWAK TAÍNO Post-Doctoral Indigenous Data Sovereignty Fellow, Native Nations Institute
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Chris Derickson Indigenous Governance Program Faculty

Chris Derickson

WEST BANK FIRST NATION Chief, West Bank First Nation
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Cheryl Ellenwood JIT Faculty

Cheryl Ellenwood, MA

NEZ PERCE Indigenous Data Sovereignty Doctoral Scholar, Native Nations Institute
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Matthew L.M. Fletcher

GRAND TRAVERSE BAND Professor of Law, and Director of the Indigenous Law and Policy Center. Michigan State University, College of Law
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Tory Fodder

Torivio A. Fodder, JD, SJD

TAOS PUEBLO Indigenous Governance Program Manager, Native Nations Institute
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Danielle Hiraldo JIT Faculty

Danielle Hiraldo, MPA, PhD

LUMBEE TRIBE OF NORTH CAROLINA Senior Researcher and Tribal Outreach Specialist, Native Nations Institute
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Seanna Howard

Clinician, Professor of Practice, James E. Rogers College of Law, Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy Program
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Miriam Jorgensen, PhD

Research Director, Native Nations Institute, University of Arizona Research Director, Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development, Harvard University Graduate Advisor, Indigenous Governance Program
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Dr. Robert Joseph

Dr. Robert Joseph, LLB, LLM, PhD Waikato

IWI: TAINUI, TUWHARETOA, KAHUNGUNU, RANGITANE, NGAI TAHU Senior Lecturer, Research Centre Director MIG (Law), University of Waikato
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Joseph Kalt

Joseph P. Kalt, PhD

Ford Foundation Professor of International Political Economy (emeritus), Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government
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Del Laverdure

CROW NATION Attorney. Former Acting Assistant Secretary, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary and Deputy Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs at the U.S. Department of the Interior
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Jaime Pinkham

NEZ PERCE Executive Director, Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission
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Daryle Rigney

NGARRINDJERI Professor and Director Indigenous Nations and Collaborative Futures Research, Jumbunna Institute, University of Technology Syndey
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Desi Rodriguez Lonebear

Desi Small-Rodriguez

NORTHERN CHEYENNE NATION Assistant Professor of Sociology and American Indian Studies, University of California
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Jonathan Taylor

NNI Senior Policy Associate President, Taylor Policy Group
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Joan Timeche, MBA

HOPI TRIBE Executive Director, Native Nations Institute, University of Arizona
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Alison Vivian, SJD

Senior Researcher, Jumbunna Institute for Indigenous Education and Research, University of Technology Sydney
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Robert Williams, Jr., JD

LUMBEE TRIBE OF NORTH CAROLINA Regents' Professor and E. Thomas Sullivan Professor of Law, James E. Rogers College of Law Faculty Co-Chair, Indigenous Peoples Law and Policy Program, University of Arizona