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Gregor Cresnar, Noun Project, CC0

The Indigenous Curriculum Specialist is the primary academic resource within UCN to assist faculty to incorporate Indigenous epistemologies into their professional practice in a variety of ways, including

  • supporting the inclusion of Indigenous content and context, as well as teaching and learning methods and perspectives;
  • mentoring teaching, learning, and research in Indigenous andragogy and related areas, and
  • supporting faculty as they integrate Indigenous worldviews with Western perspectives.

‚ÄčIn addition, the Indigenous Curriculum Specialist will recommend academic structures and processes by which students can experience their post-secondary education in alignment with their own lives, worldviews, and goals.