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Indigenous Knowledge, Curriculum and Research Working Group

The group supports the following policy objectives:

  • To ensure and enhance partnerships between Queen’s University and Aboriginal communities with the goal of developing collaborative research and learning projects that explicitly honour and value Aboriginal culture, ways of knowing and languages;
  • To more fully integrate the teaching of Aboriginal perspectives and content in courses and programs across the university to recognize Aboriginal history, culture and ways of knowing;
  • To develop academic programs to meet the needs of Aboriginal students at Queen’s University.



Paul Chaput 

PhD Student, Supporting Aboriginal Graduate Enhancement

Petra Fachinger

Professor, Department of English

Anne Godlewska 

Professor, Department of Geography

Jennifer Hardwick

PhD Student

Janice Hill 

Director, Four Directions Aboriginal Student Centre (FDASC)

Mirielle Lapointe

Ardoch Algonquin First Nation 

Robert Lovelace

Continuing Adjunct Professor, Department of Global Development Studies

Bonnie Jane Maracle

Assistant Professor, Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures 

Robert Rittwage

Community member at large



Donato Santeramo

Professor, Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures - Chair

Jill Scott

Vice-Provost, Teaching and Learning,

Professor, Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures