Manley A. Begay

Senior Lecturer & Associate Social Scientist, American Indian Studies Program at The University of Arizona

Manley A. Begay

Manley A. Begay

Senior Lecturer & Associate Social Scientist, American Indian Studies Program at The University of Arizona

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Manley A. Begay, Jr.

Dr. Manley A. Begay, Jr. (Navajo) is both Faculty Chair of the Native Nations Institute for Leadership, Management, and Policy at the Udall Center for Studies in Public Policy, and Senior Lecturer/Associate Social Scientist in the American Indian Studies Program at The University of Arizona. He also serves as Faculty Affiliate at the Institute of the Environment, as well as co-director of the Harvard Project on American Indian Economic Development, John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.

Begay obtained his Ed.D. and M.Ed. degrees in Administration, Planning, and Policy at Harvard Graduate School of Education, and Ed.S. and M.Ed. degrees in Educational Administration from Brigham Young University, and holds B.A. in secondary education from the University of Arizona and A.A. from Dine College (formerly Navajo Community College).

He teaches courses on Native nation building, curriculum development, and Indigenous education. His research and work experience has focused on projects about and for Native nations in the promotion of strong and effective institutions of governance and leadership. He has presented on a variety of topics from leadership to Indigenous nation building and from curriculum development to pedagogy and from historical and contemporary Indigenous issues to education at numerous national and international colleges and universities, private and public high schools, national and international conferences, institutes, and symposia. He also has worked closely with Native nations in the United States, First Nations and Bands in Canada, Aborigines in Australia, and Maoris in Aotearoa (New Zealand).

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Senior Lecturer & Associate Social Scientist, American Indian Studies Program at The University of Arizona
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EdD in Administration, Planning & Social Policy

The Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE) is one of the graduate schools of Harvard University, and is one of the top schools of education in the United States. It was founded in 1920, the same year it invented the Ed.D. degree. It offers two doctoral programs—the Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) and the Doctor of Educational Leadership (Ed.L.D.)—and thirteen masters programs. These include Arts in Education, Education Policy and Management, Higher Education, International Education Policy, Special Studies, Technology Innovation and Education, Teacher Education, Mind, Brain and Education, Prevention Science and Practice, School Leadership, Human Development and Psychology, Language and Literacy, and Learning and Teaching. HGSE will supplant the Ed.D. with the Ph.D. degree beginning in fall 2014.

BA in Secondary Education

Established in 1885, the University of Arizona, the state's super land-grant university with two medical schools, produces graduates who are real-world ready through its 100% Engagement initiative. Recognized as a global leader, the UA is also a leader in research, bringing more than $606 million in research investment each year, and ranking 20th among all public universities. The UA is advancing the frontiers of interdisciplinary scholarship and entrepreneurial partnerships, and is a member of the Association of American Universities, the 62 leading public and private research universities. It benefits the state with an estimated economic impact of $8.3 billion annually.

MEd in Educational Administration

Brigham Young University (often referred to as BYU or, colloquially, The Y) is a private university located in Provo, Utah, United States. It is owned and operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), and is the largest religious university and third-largest private university in the U.S.

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Diné College engages in providing higher education and academic programs to the public. Its academic programs include arts and humanities, business, applied science, economic, and technology, center for Diné studies, center for Diné teacher education, English and foundations, mathematics, social and behavioral sciences, and science and physical education. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Tsaile, AZ.

Career History
Senior Lecturer & Associate Social Scientist, American Indian Studies Program
Current

Established in 1885, the University of Arizona, the state's super land-grant university with two medical schools, produces graduates who are real-world ready through its 100% Engagement initiative. Recognized as a global leader, the UA is also a leader in research, bringing more than $606 million in research investment each year, and ranking 20th among all public universities. The UA is advancing the frontiers of interdisciplinary scholarship and entrepreneurial partnerships, and is a member of the Association of American Universities, the 62 leading public and private research universities. It benefits the state with an estimated economic impact of $8.3 billion annually.

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Member, Board of Trustees
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The National Museum of the American Indian is part of the Smithsonian Institution and is dedicated to the life, languages, literature, history, and arts of the Native Americans of the Western Hemisphere. It has three facilities: the National Museum of the American Indian on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., which opened on September 21, 2004, on Fourth Street and Independence Avenue, Southwest; the George Gustav Heye Center, a permanent museum in New York City; and the Cultural Resources Center, a research and collections facility in Suitland, Maryland. The foundations for the present collections were first assembled in the former Museum of the American Indian in New York City, which was established in 1916, and which became part of the Smithsonian in 1990.

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