Jameson R Sweet

Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • B.A.: History, University of Tennessee - Knoxville, 2008.
  • M.A.: History, Montana State University, 2010.

Specialties

  • American Indian History
Courses Taught
  • Authority and Rebellion: American History to 1865
  • American Indian History from 1830 to the Present
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • Managing Editor of NAIS: The Journal of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association: 2013 - 2016
  • Researcher, American Indian Legal History, U.S. Department of Justice: 2014 - 2014
  • Consultant, American Indian Nations series, Lerner Publishing Group: 2014 - 2015
  • Graduate Studies Committee, Department of History, University of Minnesota: 2013 - 2014
  • Indexer for the manuscript Recognition, Sovereignty Struggles, and Indigenous Rights in the United States: A Sourcebook, University of North Carolina Press: 2013 - 2013
  • Chair, American Indian Studies Workshop, University of Minnesota: 2011 - 2012

Research

  • Ford Foundation Dissertation Fellowship: 2014 - 2015
  • Mondale Research Fellowship, Humphrey School of Public Affairs, University of Minnesota: 2014 - 2014
  • Community of Scholars Program Residential Fellowship at the Institute for Advanced Study, University of Minnesota: 2014 - 2014
  • Lucile Lewis Simler Fellowship in Early American History, University of Minnesota: 2013 - 2014
  • Newberry Consortium in American Indian Studies Graduate Student Fellowship: 2013 - 2014
  • Phillips Fund Grant for Native American Research, American Philosophical Society: 2013 - 2014
  • Thesis Research Travel Grant, University of Minnesota: 2013 - 2014
  • William Nelson Cromwell Foundation Research Fellowship, American Society for Legal History: 2013 - 2014
  • Diversity of Views and Experiences Dissertation Research Summer Fellowship, University of Minnesota: 2013 - 2013
  • Waḣpetuƞwiƞ Daḳota Iapi Full-Time Scholarship, Dakota Language Program, University of Minnesota: 2012 - 2013
  • Graduate Research Partnership Program Fellowship, University of Minnesota: 2012 - 2012
  • Cody Institute for Western American Studies Fellowship, Buffalo Bill Historical Center: 2011 - 2012
  • Diversity of Views and Experiences Pre-Dissertation Research Summer Fellowship, University of Minnesota: 2011 - 2011
  • Diversity of Views and Experiences Fellowship, University of Minnesota: 2010 - 2011
  • Community of Scholars Program Summer Institute, University of Minnesota: 2010 - 2010
Awards
  • Best Paper Award, James A. Rawley Graduate Conference in the Humanities, 2014 - 2014
  • Sara Jackson Award, Western History Association, 2012 - 2012
  • Best Graduate Student Paper Award, Northern Great Plains History Conference, 2011 - 2011
  • Best Paper by an M.A. Student, Department of History, Montana State University, 2010 - 2010
  • Graduate Achievement Award, Montana State University, 2010 - 2010