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Angela Jaime

(Pit River & Valley Maidu)

Vice-Dean Indigenous

Biography

Vice Dean Indigenous and Professor in Indigenous Studies for the College of Arts and Science at the University of Saskatchewan. Arrived in Saskatoon July 2020 from The University of Wyoming in Laramie, Wyoming where she was the Director of Native American & Indigenous Studies and Associate Director of the School of Culture, Gender, and Social Justice. Dr. Jaime has been teaching and consulting in the areas of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, Anti-Racism, and Social Justice for the past 25 years. Her areas of research are in Native women and their experiences in higher education, Indigenous education, stereotypes and generalizations of race, culture and gender within education. She promotes social justice by critically examining systems of oppression, discrimination and assimilation of people of colour in higher education.

Most importantly, she is a mother of two amazing boys.

Education

  • PhD Curriculum and Instruction / Curriculum Studies, Purdue University
  • BA Ethnic Studies / American Indian Studies, San Francisco State University
  • BA Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies, California State University

Vice-Dean Indigenous Position Profile