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Poupart , Dr. Lisa

Dr. Lisa Poupart is an enrolled member of the Lac Du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Anishinabe (Ojibwe). She is an Associate Professor of Humanistic Studies, First Nation Studies and Women's Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, and serves as the chair and advisor of the First Nation Studies program. Her scholarly publications and research are concerned with social problems in American Indian reservation and urban communities, with primary research interests concerned with internalized oppression in American Indian communities and the social problems that stem from this phenomenon including domestic violence, childhood sexual abuse, addictions, and juvenile delinquency. Dr. Poupart also serves as a consultant on issues concerning American Indian domestic violence and juvenile delinquency with the Department of Justice and National Institute of Justice. She is currently involved with a number of state and national initiatives to standardize First Nation Studies curriculum and core knowledge. Dr. Poupart holds a Doctorate of Philosophy in Justice Studies from Arizona State University with a concentration in American Indian law and federal Indian policy.

 

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