#41357 Overall Influence

Taiaiake Alfred

Author, educator and activist

About

Why is this person notable and influential?

Gerald Taiaiake Alfred is an author, educator, and activist, born in Montreal, Quebec in 1964 and raised in the community of Kahnawake. Alfred is an internationally recognized Kanien’kehá:ka professor. Alfred grew up in Kahnawake and received a B.A. in History from Concordia University, an M.A. and Ph.D. from Cornell University. He served in the US Marine Corps in the 1980s. Alfred was the founding director of the University of Victoria’s Indigenous Governance Program (serving from 1999 until 2015) and was awarded a Canada Research Chair 2003–2007, in addition to a National Aboriginal Achievement Award in education.

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Gerald Taiaiake Alfred is an author, educator and activist, born in Montreal, Quebec in 1964 and raised in the community of Kahnawake. Alfred is an internationally recognized Kanien’kehá:ka professor.

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Schools

What schools is this person affiliated with?

Concordia University

University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Carleton University

University in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

University of Victoria

University in Victoria, British Columbia

Cornell University

Private university in Ithaca

Influence Rankings by Discipline

How’s this person influential?
#452 World Rank
Education
#20812 World Rank
Literature