Congress 2017

Date: June 1st Time: 3:30PM – 5:00PM Location: Ryerson KHE Kerr East 321C

Hosted by the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences and open to all Congress attendees, this interdisciplinary session will feature presentations from three leading thinkers exploring how humanities and social science (HSS) scholars can ensure that their research respects and engages Indigenous perspectives and communities. The session will provide insight into the current state of HSS research on Indigenous issues, with a focus on the participation of Indigenous scholars and communities; discuss Indigenous methodologies; and offer strategies for conducting respectful, mutually beneficial research with Indigenous peoples.

Moderated by Peter H. Russel, Professor Emeritus of Political Science, University of Toronto | professeur émérite de science politique, University of Toronto.

Speakers: Margaret Kovach, Associate Professor, Educational Foundations & Educational Administration | professeure associée en administration de l’éducation et fondements éducatifs, University of Saskatchewan; Chelsea Gabel, Associate Professor, Indigenous Studies | professeure associée en études autochtones, McMaster University; Heather Castleden, Associate Professor, departments of Geography and Public Health Sciences | professeure associée aux départements de géographie et de sciences de la santé publique, Queen’s University