Benita Bunjun

Associate Professor at Department of Social Justice and Community Studies, Saint Mary’s University

Dr. Benita Bunjun is an Associate Professor at Saint Mary’s University in the Department of Social Justice and Community Studies, where she coordinates the Racialized Students Academic Network. Her research examines organizational and institutional power relations with a focus on colonial encounters within academic spaces. Dr. Bunjun is deeply committed to the academic well-being of Indigenous, Black and students of colour and to her responsibilities and responsiveness regarding the complexity of Indigenous-settler (of colour) relations and South Asian and Black Diaspora relations.