Faculty of Arts
Department of History, Department of Indigenous Studies
449 Fletcher Argue
15 Chancellors Circle
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB R3T 5V5
Preferred pronouns: He/Him
I am a settler scholar and an Assistant Professor in the Departments of History and Indigenous Studies at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Treaty 1 territory and the homeland of the Métis Nation. I use He/Him pronouns.
My research examines the history and political economy of colonialism, capitalism and education in Canada.
I hold BA and MA degrees in History from Simon Fraser University and a PhD from the Frost Centre for Canadian Studies and Indigenous Studies at Trent University. I have been a Visiting Research Scholar in the Department of Economic History at the London School of Economics, and I held a post-doctoral fellowship in the Departments of History and Native Studies at the University of Alberta.
I frequently comment on issues related to history, Indigenous-settler relations and education for CBC, The Globe and Mail, The Guardian, Toronto Star, CTV, APTN, Global et. al. I am also a Contributing Editor with Active History, an Associate with the L.R. Wilson Institute for Canadian History and a founding member of the Graphic History Collective.
I study the history and political economy of settler colonialism, capitalism and education in what is currently Canada. I am also interested in comics, critical pedagogy and history education.