Dr. Alex Wilson

Associate Professor and Director of Aboriginal Education Research Centre



Dr. Alex Wilson is from the Opaskwayak Cree Nation and is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Educational Foundations, and the Academic Director of the Aboriginal Education Research Centre at the University of Saskatchewan.  She completed her BA (psychology) from California State University Sacramento in 1994; EdM (Human Development and Psychology:Psycho-social and cultural Development) from Harvard University in 1995; and EdD (Human Development and Psychology) from Harvard University in 2007.

U of S Courses taught

  • EFDT101 Introduction to Education
  • EFDT335 First Nations and Cross-cultural Education
  • EFDT486 Gay and Lesbian Issues in Education
  • EADMIN819 Leadership in First Nations Education
  • EFDT898 Indigenous Knowledge: Land-based Education
  • EIND 855 Cross-cultural Research Methodologies
  • EFDT 870 Interdisciplinary Seminar: Indigenous Land-Based Education
  • ERES 810UO1 Indigenous Research Methodologies
  • EFDT 854U02 International Study Tour: Hawaii-Indigenous Language Revitalization