Department of History

Department of History
Department of History

Alison Norman

BA (Hon) 2001, MA (History), Queen's University, 2002

Alison Norman is a Research Advisor in the Ontario Ministry of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation Toronto, as well as a Research Associate in the Frost Centre for Canadian Studies & Indigenous Studies at Trent University. She earned her Ph.D. and B.Ed. from OISE/University of Toronto, and her M.A. and B.A. in history from Queen’s University. Her academic research is focused on the history of Indigenous teachers in 19th century schools in Ontario. Her work at the Ministry includes historical research related to land claims, litigation and education; research support for Ontario’s response to the TRC; research support for the creation of materials for Treaty Recognition Week; and presentations on treaties and land claims in the OPS. She also worked as a researcher for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Alison is on the Council of the Canadian Historical Association. She recently completed a three year term on the Board of Directors for the Ontario Historical Society, and is currently the Book Review Editor for Ontario History.

alisonenorman@gmail.com

April 2017