Faculty and Staff

The following faculty represent the academic departments most directly associated with each of the thematic areas in the Ph.D. in Indigenous Studies. They (or their successors) will serve collectively as a Steering Committee for the program as well as the Admissions Review Panel to recommend applicants for admission to the Dean of the Graduate School. They will also help identify affiliate faculty with appropriate expertise to serve on student graduate committees, drawing upon, but not limited to the faculty members in the sponsoring departments.

Center for Cross-Cultural Studies
Phone: 907-474-1902
Fax: 907-474-1967
Email: uaf-cxcs@alaska.edu

Hours of operation
8 a.m.-5 p.m.  Monday-Friday

Physical address:
201 Eielson Building
1820 Salcha Street

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 756730
Fairbanks, AK 99775-6730

Administrative Assistant
Diana Berry
Phone: 907-474-5500
Email: dberry9@alaska.edu

Theresa John, Ph.D.

Theresa John, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Anchorage, AK

Curriculum Vitae
Polly Hyslop, Ph.D.

Polly Hyslop, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

503G Gruening Building

Curriculum Vitae
Ray Barnhardt, Emeritus

Ray Barnhardt, Emeritus

Professor Emeritus Cross-cultural and Indigenous Studies

Michael Koskey, Ph.D.

Michael Koskey, Ph.D.

Department Chair & Associate Professor

201 Eielson Building

Curriculum Vitae
Sean Asiqłuq Topkok, Ph.D.

Sean Asiqłuq Topkok, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

709A Gruening Building

Curriculum Vitae