Renée Bédard


Assistant Professor

Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies 
Office: Lawson Hall 3270L 


Renée E. Mazinegiizhigo-kwe Bédard is of Anishinaabeg ancestry and a member of Dokis First Nation. She holds a PhD from Trent University and previously worked at Nipissing University as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Native Studies. 

Her area of publication includes work related to Anishinaabeg mothering, maternal education, and contemporary issues facing Anishinaabeg women. 

Research Interests

Anishinaabeg mothering; Maternal education; Contemporary issues facing Anishinaabeg women.


Bédard, Renée. (2018). “Indian in the Cupboard” Lateral Violence and Indigenization of the Academy. 10.1007/978-3-319-74760-6_5.