2018 Meeting

The American Indigenous Research Association announces its 2018 Meeting will be held over Indigenous Day weekend, October 11-13, 2018

The meeting is being held in Polson, Montana, at the KwaTakNuk Resort on beautiful Flathead Lake.

Now open for registration!

  • Our Keynote speaker is Linda Tuhiwai Smith, author of the highly influential book Decolonizing Methodologies: Research and Indigenous Peoples.
  • Also featuring Eduardo Duran
  • Workshop presenter on Thursday morning at 9:30AM is Dr. Shawn Wilson, author of Research is Ceremony.
  • Professional registration: $200.00
  • Members: $150.00
  • Students: $125.00

Mark your calendars. There is limited seating! Register now!

Call for papers and posters is now open. Deadline has been moved to June 30th.

Please send abstracts to: 22leaningtree@gmail.com

Abstracts should follow the format of the spiderweb conceptual model.


Join AIRA so you can have a member discount for this year’s conference.

Stay tuned for details!

Read the 2017 Meeting report