Indigenous Peoples of the Americas SIG 48


SIG Purpose

Welcome to the official website for the IPA SIG!

The purpose of the IPA SIG is to mentor, support, and increase the exchange of knowledge uncovering Indigenous ways of knowing and doing in order to address issues surrounding Indigenous research methodologies, analyses, and reporting of educational issues impacting Indigenous Peoples and communities. 

Please view the Bylaws link to see the proposed purposes of the SIG.  


Congratulations to our 2022-23 IPA SIG Officers:

Chair - Theresa Stewart-Ambo (University of California - San Diego)

Program Chair/Chair-Elect - Stephanie Runninghawk Johnson (Washington State University)

Secretary/Treasurer - Alex Red Corn (Kansas State University)

Secretary/Treasurer-Elect - Jason Cummins (Montana State University)

Graduate Student Representative - Felisia Tagaban (University of Arizona)

Graduate Student Representative-Elect - Carrie Whitlow (Kansas State University)

Graduate Student Representative-Elect - Candi Running Bear (Northern Arizona University) 

For more information about these individuals, please visit Who We Are.