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Bryan Brayboy

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Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 6403
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Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 6403
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Distinguished Sustainability Scientist
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Biography

Bryan McKinley Jones Brayboy (Lumbee) is President’s Professor of Indigenous education and justice in the School of Social Transformation at Arizona State University. At ASU, he is senior advisor to the president, director of the Center for Indian Education, associate director of the School of Social Transformation, and co-editor of the Journal of American Indian Education. From 2007 to 2012, he was visiting President’s Professor of Indigenous education at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

He is the author of more than 90 scholarly documents, including being the author/editor of eight volumes, dozens of articles and book chapters, multiple policy briefs for the U.S. Department of Education, National Science Foundation, and the National Academy of Sciences. His research focuses on the role of race and diversity in higher education, and the experiences of Indigenous students, staff, and faculty in institutions of higher education. He has been a visiting and noted scholar in Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Norway. His work has been supported by the U.S. Department of Education, the National Science Foundation, the Ford, Mellon, Kellogg, and Spencer Foundations, and several other private and public foundations and organizations. He and his team have, over the past 17 years, prepared more than 155 Native teachers to work in American Indian communities and more than 15 American Indian PhDs.

He was elected as a fellow of the American Educational Research Association and as a member of the National Academy of Education in 2018.

Education
  • Ph.D. with highest distinction, University of Pennsylvania 1999
  • M.S. Intercultural Communication, University of Pennsylvania 1995
  • B.A. Political Science, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill 1990
Publications
  • Solyom, J.A. & Brayboy, B. McK. J. Memento Mori: Policing the Minds and Bodies of Latinas/os in Arizona. California Western International Law Review (2012).
  • Brayboy, B. McK. J., Fann, A., Castagno, A.E. and Solyom, J.A. Postsecondary Education for American Indian and Alaska Natives: Higher Education for Nation Building and Self-Determination. (2012).
  • Brayboy, B. McK. J. & Castagno. Indigenous Millennial Students in Higher Education. Millennial Students of Color in Higher Education (2012).
  • Brayboy, B. McK. J., Gough, H.R., Leonard, B., Roehl, R.F. & Solyom, J.A. Reclaiming Scholarship: Critical Indigenous Research Methodologies. Qualitative Research: An Intorduction to Methods and Designs (2011).
  • Brayboy, B. McK. J. & McCarty, T.L. Indigenous Knowledges and Social Justice Pedagogy. Pedagogy across the Curriculum: The Practices of Freedom (2010).
  • Brayboy, B. McK. J. and McCarty, T.L. Editors’ introduction: JAIE and CIE – A renewed vision for the next 50 years. (0).
Research Activity
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 592Research
JUS 593Applied Project
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 790Reading and Conference
DCI 792Research
JUS 792Research
EDA 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 590Reading and Conference
JUS 592Research
JUS 599Thesis
DCI 784Internship
JUS 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
JUS 792Research
DCI 792Research
EDA 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
EPA 799Dissertation
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 590Reading and Conference
JUS 592Research
JUS 593Applied Project
IED 598Special Topics
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 790Reading and Conference
JUS 792Research
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
EPA 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 592Research
JUS 593Applied Project
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 790Reading and Conference
DCI 792Research
JUS 792Research
EDA 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 590Reading and Conference
JUS 592Research
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 691Seminar
DCI 784Internship
JUS 790Reading and Conference
JUS 792Research
EDA 792Research
EPA 792Research
DCI 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EPA 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 590Reading and Conference
JUS 592Research
JUS 593Applied Project
JUS 599Thesis
SST 691Seminar
JUS 691Seminar
JUS 790Reading and Conference
EDA 792Research
JUS 792Research
EPA 792Research
EDA 799Dissertation
JUS 799Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 592Research
JUS 599Thesis
JUS 691Seminar
JUS 790Reading and Conference
DCI 792Research
JUS 792Research
EDA 792Research
JUS 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 492Honors Directed Study
JUS 493Honors Thesis
JUS 498Pro-Seminar
JUS 499Individualized Instruction
JUS 691Seminar
DCI 784Internship
SST 790Reading and Conference
EPA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EDA 792Research
EDA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 105Intro to Justice Studies
JUS 691Seminar
EPA 792Research
EDA 792Research
EDA 799Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EDA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
JUS 105Intro to Justice Studies
JUS 323Justice&Develop, Welfare State
IED 430Lang/Literacy-Indig Peoples
DCI 784Internship
SST 790Reading and Conference
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
EDA 799Dissertation
DCI 799Dissertation
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
IED 394Special Topics
EDA 792Research
EDA 799Dissertation
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
IED 394Special Topics
JUS 691Seminar
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
SST 691Seminar
JUS 691Seminar
DCI 784Internship
SST 790Reading and Conference
EDA 792Research
DCI 792Research
DCI 799Dissertation
EDA 799Dissertation
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
EDA 792Research
EDA 799Dissertation
Presentations
  • Brayboy, B. McK. J. Promising Practices and Partnerships in Indian Education. National Indian Education Association Meetings (Oct 2011).
  • Brayboy, B. McK. J. Sovereignty Matters: Indigenous Peoples in Higher Education. Northwestern University’s Learning Sciences Colloquium Series (May 2011).
  • Brayboy, B. McK. J. Nation Building and Indigenous Peoples in Higher Education. University of Minnesota’s Institute for Diversity, Equity and Advocacy (IDEA) (Apr 2011).
  • Brayboy, B. McK. J. Genesis Amnesia, Indigenous Knowledge Systems, and Indigenous Peoples. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (Apr 2011).
  • Brayboy, B. McK. J. We have a charge to keep: Revisiting the agenda of the AERA commission on research in Black education (CORIBE): 2000-2010. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (Apr 2011).
  • Brayboy, B. McK. J. Reclaiming Scholarship: Critical Indigenous Research Methodologies. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (Apr 2011).
  • Brayboy, B. McK., J. Decolonizing Methodologies in an Urban Community: Ripple Effects of Community-Based Design Research,. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (Apr 2011).
  • Brayboy, B. McK. J. Indigenous Students in Higher Education: The Four S’s at Play. Navajo Nation Teacher Education Consortium (Feb 2011).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. The Current Status of Minority Males in Higher Education: A Pending Crisis. Institute on Teaching and Mentoring (Oct 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. Matters of Sovereignty: Indigenous Peoples and Higher Education. Part of the Tufts University Diversity Speaker Series (Oct 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. The Role of Indigenous Knowledge Systems in the Education of American Indians. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (May 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. Research on the Social Context of Underserved Students and Their Communities. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (May 2010).
  • Bryan McKinley Jones Brayboy. Division G Early Career Mentoring Session. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (May 2010).
  • Bryan McKinley Jones Brayboy. Resistance, Persistence, and indigenous Knowledges: The Impact of American Indian Education Programs in Denver Communities. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (May 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. Crip, Queer, and Brown: repatriating and Repopulating Curriculum Studies. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (May 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. Social Construction of Race and Identity. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (May 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. A Match Made in Heaven or a Divorce in the Making? Indigenous Peoples in Institutions of Higher Education. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (May 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. Indigenous Peoples and Higher Education. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (May 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. Indigenous Knowledges and Social Justice Pedagogy. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research (May 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. E Ara E: Indigenous Community Revitalization. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (May 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. Cross-Institutional Collaborations in Indigenous Education. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (May 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. The Role of Reciprocity in American Indian Higher Education Research. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (May 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. A national Assessment of Educational progress of American Indian and Alaska Native Students: Academic Achievement, Educational Experiences, and Methodological Challenges. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (May 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. Critical Race Theory and Educational Research: A Professional Development Course. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (Apr 2010).
  • Bryan McKinley Jones Brayboy. GSC Division G Fireside Chat: A Critical Perspective on Research in Social Contexts of Education: Positioning the Role of Educational research to Communities. Annual Meeting of the American Educational Research Association (Apr 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. Sovereignty Matters: American Indians, Equity, and Higher Education. Leadership for Equity and Excellence Forum (Feb 2010).
  • Brayboy, Bryan McKinley Jones. Sovereignty Matters: Indigenous Students in Higher Education. Race in the Academy Series, University of Pennsylvania (Jan 2010).
Service
  • Co-chair, Personnel Committee, SST (2016-Present)
  • Graduate Committee, Justice and Social Inquiry, Member (2011 - 2013)
  • Native American Advisory Council for the Arizona Department of Education, Member (2011 - Present)
  • Provost Native American Advisory Committee, Member (2011 - Present)
  • Native American Mission Task Force, Member (2010 - Present)
  • American Educational Research Journal, Editorial Board (2010 - Present)
  • Stronger Smarter Schools Nation Evaluation, Member, International Advisory Board (2010 - Present)
  • Council on Anthropology and Education, part of the American Anthropological Association, President Elect (Program Chair), President, Past President (2009 - Present)
  • Indigenous Education Assistant/Associate Faculty Search, Co-Chair (2009 - Present)
  • Journal of American Indian Education, co-editor (2009 - Present)
  • Promising Practices and Partnerships in Indian Education, U.S. Department of Education, Lead (2007 - Present)
  • Anthropology and Education Quarterly, Editorial Board (2006 - Present)
  • Multiple Journals, Reviewer (2005 - Present)
  • Assistant Professor, Indigenous Education, Co-chair (2010 - 2011)
  • National Indian Education Study, Member of Technical Review Panel (2005 - 2011)
  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, Proposal Reviewer (2010 - 2010)
  • Personnel Comittee, Member (2009 - 2010)
  • Dean's Search Committee, FIGSE, Member (2009 - 2010)