Honours and Accomplishments
2008-2009: Director of the Graduate Studies Program in Aboriginal Governance at the University of Winnipeg.
2002-2007: Professor of Law at the College of Law, University of Saskatchewan, specializing in domestic, international, and comparative Indigenous law and policy.
Outstanding Alumni Award, QUT School of Law, Brisbane, Australia.
1998-1999: Founding member of the board of the National Aboriginal Healing Foundation.
1991-2001: Commissioner on the Aboriginal Justice Implementation Commission of Manitoba.
1986-1991, 1996-2007: Advisor and representative on the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples and Métis Nation Ambassador to the United Nations.
1984-1987: Senior Advisor to the Métis National Council at the national First Minister’s Conferences on Aboriginal Constitutional Reform.
1983-1991: Head of the Department of Native Studies at the University of Manitoba.