Venida Chenault - President of Academic Affairs at Haskell Indian Nations University

President of Academic Affairs at Haskell Indian Nations University

Nationality

American

Work category

Education and Training

Education

PhD/Doctorate

Profile Activity

Venida Chenault, Haskell Indian Nations University's President for the Division of Academic Affairs since 2004, has more than 25 years of experience in academia and social work and is a member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation in Lawrence, Kansas. As part of her role, Venida Chenault oversees the budget, as well as the deans and directors of the division. Her accolades include the Haskell Alumni of the Year for Outstanding Service to American Indian Higher Education award, the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Award, and the Crystal Eagle National Indian Leadership Service Award from Global Indigenous Nations Studies at the University of Kansas. The Acting President of the University from May to June of 2010, Venida Chenault also was a visiting scholar at the University of Kansas School of Social Welfare from 2008 to 2009.

Venida Chenault's Professional Experience

2004 - Present

Haskell Indian Nations University - President of Academic Affairs

Venida Chenault, Haskell Indian Nations University's President for the Division of Academic Affairs since 2004, has more than 25 years of experience in academia and social work and is a member of the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation in Lawrence, Kansas. As part of her role, Venida Chenault oversees the budget, as well as the deans and directors of the division. Her accolades include the Haskell Alumni of the Year for Outstanding Service to American Indian Higher Education award, the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Award, and the Crystal Eagle National Indian Leadership Service Award from Global Indigenous Nations Studies at the University of Kansas. The Acting President of the University from May to June of 2010, Venida Chenault also was a visiting scholar at the University of Kansas School of Social Welfare from 2008 to 2009.

Venida Chenault's Education and Qualifications

2004

PhD/Doctorate - Social Work

University of Kansas

Ph.D

Venida Chenault's Additional Information

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Memberships

Chair - Constitution Committee - Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation