FHS Seminar Series - Indigenous Research and Methodologies in the Post-Secondary Research Landscape
by Dr. Margaret Kovach, Associate Professor, College of Education, University of Saskatchewan
February 23, 2017 at 12:00 pm to 1:15 pm
Blusson Hall Room 9920
Dr. Margaret Kovach (Sakewew p'sim iskwew) is of Plains Cree and Saulteaux ancestry and a member of Pasqua First Nation located in southern Saskatchewan. She is currently an Associate Professor at the College of Education, University of Saskatchewan. She received her PhD from the University of Victoria in 2007. Dr. Kovach's work focuses on Indigenous research methodologies and Indigenous post-secondary education. Dr. Kovach's publications have had a significant impact in her field. Of note, book, Indigenous Methodologies: Characteristics, Conversations, and Contexts, published through the University of Toronto Press.
Recently, she was the planning co-chair of the 2015 University of Saskatchewan hosted National forum Building Reconciliation: Universities answering the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s calls to action. Dr. Kovach is a Member of the College of the Royal Society of Canada.
* This Seminar Series is open to the SFU Research Community.
* A light lunch will be available at this seminar.
* The FHS Research Seminar Series is an Accredited Small Group Learning by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons.