Resources at Ryerson

Ryerson Aboriginal Student Services

Ryerson Aboriginal Student Services provides specialized services for First Nations, Metis and Inuit students on campus and to develop a mutually productive relationship between Ryerson and the Aboriginal Community.

http://www.ryerson.ca/aboriginal/

Contact:

Kerr Hall West Building (KHW), Third Floor, Room 389
379 Victoria Street,
Toronto, Ontario
M5B 2K3 Canada

Aboriginal Liaison/Admissions Officer

The Aboriginal Liaison/Admissions Officer supports the unique ‘wrap around’ admissions process that is being built for Aboriginal learners. The officer works with the Aboriginal Academic Support Advisor to provide seamless support to Aboriginal peoples interested in applying to Ryerson’s Academic programs.

http://www.ryerson.ca/aboriginal/services/admissionsadvocacy/

Contact:

Peter Alphonse, Aboriginal Liaison/Admissions Officer
416-979-5000 ext. 3034
peteralphonse@ryerson.ca

Aboriginal Human Resources Consultant

Ryerson’s Aboriginal Human Resources Consultant is available to candidates thinking of applying, employees who are looking for support settling in, or leaders who are looking to hire Aboriginal employees.

http://www.ryerson.ca/hr/equity/aboriginal-employee-services/

Contact:

Tracey King, Aboriginal Human Resources Consultant
416-979-5000, ext. 4705
t26king@ryerson.ca

First Nations, Metis and Inuit Faculty, Instructors and Staff Community Group

The Community Group consists of First Nations, Métis and Inuit faculty, instructors and staff from across the university who come together to learn from each other. Group members are invited to provide input on different types of support, community socials, speakers and activities to determine agendas and topics.

http://www.ryerson.ca/equity/community-networks-and-committees/first-nations-group/

Contact:

Tracey King, Aboriginal Human Resources Consultant
416-979-5000, ext. 4705
t26king@ryerson.ca

Lynn Lavallée, Associate Director–Social Work
416-979-5000, ext. 479
lavallee@ryerson.ca

Aboriginal Education Council

The Aboriginal Education Council participates in the process of developing a new relationship of truth and reconciliation between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people at Ryerson, and in the community at large, based on knowledge and respect.

http://www.ryerson.ca/aec/

Contact:

Cheryl K. Trudeau, Coordinator (AEC)
416-979-5000 Ext. 4636
cktrudeau@ryerson.ca

Centre for Indigenous Governance

Founded by Ryerson in 2010, The Centre for Indigenous Governance builds capacity for Indigenous governance, advances research in governance issues, and increases educational opportunities for Aboriginal students.

http://www.ryerson.ca/arts/about-arts/support-the-faculty/your-donations-at-work/indigenous-governance/

Contact:

Pamela Palmater, Chair in Indigenous Governance
416-979-5000 Ext. 2047
ppalmater@politics.ryerson.ca

Chair in Indigenous Governance

The Chair is supported by Ryerson University as part of its commitment to Indigenous education, diversity and social justice. The mandate of the Chair is to conduct research and scholarship in relation to Indigenous law, governance and politics in a First Nation context.

http://www.ryerson.ca/chair-indigenous-governance/about-the-chair/about-the-chair-program/

Contact:

Pamela Palmater, Chair in Indigenous Governance
416-979-5000 Ext. 2047
ppalmater@politics.ryerson.ca