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

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

Chris Charles (Cowichan, Nanaimo, & Duwamish)

Media and Technology Director, IWRI

Leo Egashira, MBA

Research Coordinator, IWRI

Anjulie Ganti, MPH, MSW

Program Director, Māhina Program

Lecturer, School of Social Work, University of Washington

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

Jessica Hope Elm, PhC, MSW (Oneida)

PhD Candidate, Social Welfare

jelm@uw.edu

Angela Fernandez, PhC MSW (Menominee)

Indigenous Social Welfare PhD Student, IWRI