Jeanette Weaskus, Ph.D.
Clinical Assistant Professor
Plateau Center for American Indian Studies
Jeanette is currently teaching CES 171 (Introduction of Indigenous Studies), CES 373 (Native American Literature), CES 377 (Native Peoples of North America), and finally CES 379 (Indigenous Film) for the fall 2013 semester.
She has taught courses in the past such as CES 171 (Introduction to Indigenous Studies), CES 373 (Native American Literature), and CES 378 (Contemporary Native Peoples of America).
Her primary research/interest areas include: American Indian English, specifically the holy rhetorics as used for ceremonial purposes and within Native religions; Plateau Indian tribal mythologies and oral traditions; and finally powwow research to discover the when and the how powows became the inter-tribal culture that it is today.
Contact Dr. Weaskus
Fall 2013 Office Hours
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 2:00–3:00 p.m. and by appointment