Elizabeth Fast

Elizabeth Fast is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Applied Human Sciences at Concordia University and teaches in the graduate youth work diploma program. She was hired to fill a strategic research direction at the university in Indigenous youth studies. Elizabeth is Métis from St. François-Xavier, Manitoba and completed her PhD at McGill University in 2014. Her research focuses on Indigenous youth, urbanisation of Indigenous peoples, cultural identity, healing from trauma and child welfare involvement and Métis identities.