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Jaime Lavallee

Prairie Treaties Co-Leader

Website:Academic Profile, University of Saskatchewan College of Law

Dr. Jaime Lavallee, Asst. Professor, University of Saskatchewan College of Law. Lavallee taught, Kwayeskastasowin, a new mandatory course as part of the response to the TRC CTA #28. Her research focuses on Nation-building according to the Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development (HPAIED) model, repatriation, and governance.

Previously, she was the Director of Indigenous Governance, Law & Policy with the File Hills Qu’Appelle Tribal Council. Lavallee has held positions with First Peoples Worldwide working on international Indigenous rights in southern Africa; National Association of Tribal Historic Preservation Officers on Indigenous cultural rights; and National NAGPRA Program, specializing in the U.S. law – Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA).

Dr. Jaime M.N. Lavallee is a citizen of the Muskeg Lake Cree Nation in Treaty 6 Territory, Saskatchewan, Canada. She holds a J.D. from the University of Toronto Faculty of Law, and an LL.M and S.J.D. from the University