Melanie Jeffrey

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Position: 
Lecturer, Indigenous Studies
Phone Number: 
416-978-2247
Research Interests: 
Indigenous ways of knowing; traditional knowledge(s); ecology, environment and health; integrative seizure research and comprehensive epilepsy care
Biography: 

Melanie has a BFA (1999, York), a BA (U of T, 2008), and a PhD (U of T, 2014). She is currently a post-doctoral fellow at the Krembil Neuroscience Centre. Melanie has been working with the Indigenous Studies Studies program since 2007 to develop and teach courses at the interface between Western scientific knowledge, traditional knowledge, and research paradigms. Melanie looks forward to more teaching and learning with the amazing faculty, students and staff at the Centre for Indigenous Studies.