Heather Shpuniarsky

Heather ShpuniarskyAnalyst, Researcher

Hons B.A., M.A. Ph.D.
Senior Analyst
Enhanced Reliability Security Clearance

Heather Y. Shpuniarsky has completed her Ph.D. at Trent University in Indigenous Studies with a dissertation entitled, “The Contemporary Relationship between the Anishnaabeg and the Haudenosaunee”. This work concerns the complex nature of the ancient relationship between these two nations and uses historical consciousness to grapple with it in a contemporary context. Heather has also taught at Trent University for eight years.

Heather has been involved in a number of research projects, including: First Nation and non-First Nation alliances, a SSHRC funded project which explored the relationships created around areas of social justice and the environment. Heather has worked for Williams Consulting for the past ten years on most contracts listed in the summary of work.