Chadwick (Chad) Cowie is a Researcher and Course Instructor in Political Science at McGill University as well as a PhD Candidate in Political Science at the University of Alberta. Chad's areas of focus include Indigenous. Canadian. and Comparative Politics. Chad is from the Michi-Saagiig Nishnaabeg community of Pamitaashkodeyong (referred to by the Canadian state as Hiawatha First Nation) and is a member of the Atik Dodem (Caribou Clan).