Rosalyn R. LaPier

Associate Professor of Environmental Studies, The University of Montana

Rosalyn R. LaPier is an award winning Indigenous writer and environmental historian. She studies the intersection of traditional ecological knowledge (TEK) learned from elders and the academic study of history and religion of Indigenous people. She is an enrolled member of the Blackfeet Tribe in Montana and Métis.

Rosalyn R. LaPier is the author of "Invisible Reality: Storytellers, Storytakers and the Supernatural World of the Blackfeet," (University of Nebraska Press, 2017).


  • 2012–present
    Associate Professor, Environmental Studies, University of Montana
  • 2016–2017
    Research Associate of Women's Studies, Environmental Studies and Native American Religion, Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University