Brenda Macdougall (BA’94, PhD’05) is one of the Royal Society of Canada’s incoming members of The College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists.
Macdougall is the Chair of Métis Research at the University of Ottawa and is a leading expert on Métis and First Nations social and cultural history.
In 2011, Macdougall was honoured with the Canadian Historical Association’s Clio Prize for her book One of the Family: Métis Culture in Nineteenth-Century Northwestern Saskatchewan.
In March, Macdougall was recognized as a 2016 Alumni of Influence by the College of Arts & Science.
Read more on Macdougall’s entry into the Royal Society of Canada.