About

IWRI

Faculty, Staff & Students


Faculty

Bonnie Duran, DrPH (Opelousas/Coushatta)

Director, IWRI Center for Indigenous Health Research

Professor, School of Social Work, University of Washington

bonduran@uw.edu

Tessa Evans-Campbell, PhD (Snohomish)

Co-Director, Indigenous Wellness Research Institute

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, School of Social Work, University of Washington

tecamp@uw.edu

Myra Parker, JD, PhD (Mandan & Hidatsa)

Associate Director, IWRI Community Engagement and Outreach Core

Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington

myrap@uw.edu

Cynthia R. Pearson, PhD

Director of Research, IWRI

Research Associate Professor, School of Social Work, Univeristy of Washington

pearsonc@uw.edu

Mike Spencer, PhD, MSW (Native Hawaiian)

Director of Native Hawaiian, Pacific Islander, and Oceanic Affairs, IWRI

Presidental Term Professor, Univeristy of Washington School of Social Work

mspenc@uw.edu

Karina L. Walters, PhD (Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma)

Co-Director, Indigenous Wellness Research Institute

Associate Dean of Research, School of Social Work, University of Washington

kw5@uw.edu

Staff

Shana Ava

Administrative Director, IWRI

afshana@uw.edu

Leo Egashira, MBA

Research Coordinator, IWRI

Jordan Green

Research Coordinator, My PEEPS Project

David Huh, PhD

Director, Methods Division

Research Scientist, IWRI Research Core

dhuh@uw.edu

Meg Meneghel MacDonald, PhD

Research Coordinator, IWRI

Program Director, IHART2 & ISMART

Maya Magarati, PhD (Indigenous Nepali)

Research Scientist, IWRI Community Engagement and Outreach Core

Lecturer, School of Social Work, University of Washington

Rebeca A Marin, PhD

Research Scientist, IWRI

rmarin@uw.edu

Students

Angela Fernandez, PhC MSW (Menominee)

Indigenous Social Welfare PhD Student, IWRI