Stanley Graham Knick, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor of American Indian Studies at UNC Pembroke, Director of the Native American Resource Center at UNC Pembroke
Stan Knick received the Ph.D. in anthropology at Indiana University (1986); his dissertation examined the health and growth of Lumbee Indian children. At UNC-Pembroke he has taught university courses in Native American health, contemporary issues of Native Americans, archaeology, cultural anthropology, and video ethnography. His current interests include video ethnography of NC American Indians, Native American health, archaeology in southeastern North Carolina, art and culture of Native Americans, and global traditional cultures. He is a recipient of the Hamilton McMillan Award for service to the Lumbee Indian community, and is an honorary member of the Lumbee Tribe. He was born in Virginia of mostly Irish and Scot heritage, raised in Texas, is a veteran of the U.S. Army, and an Episcopalian.