Faculty & Affiliate Faculty


Kent Blansett
  • Langston Hughes Associate Professor of Indigenous Studies & History
  • SP22 office hours: Tuesdays, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. in Wescoe 3620 or by appointment via Zoom

Sarah Deer
  • Affiliate Faculty, Indigenous Studies
  • University Distinguished Professor, School of Public Affairs & Administration and Dept. of Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies

Vincent Francisco
  • Affiliate Faculty, Indigenous Studies
  • Kansas Health Foundation Professor, Life Span Institute Senior Scientist
  • Kansas Health Foundation Professor, Applied Behavioral Science
  • Director, Work Group for Community Health and Development (a WHO/PAHO Collaborating Centre)

Shawn Watts
  • Affiliate Faculty, Indigenous Studies
  • Clinical Associate Professor, School of Law
  • Director, Tribal Law & Government Center
  • Director, Tribal Judicial Support Clinic
  • Director, Mediation Clinic