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Faculty Advising


Joely Proudfit, Ph.D. (LuiseƱo/Payomkowishum)

  • Director of California Indian Culture and Sovereignty Center
  • Department Chair, American Indian Studies, CSU San Marcos
  • Executive Director, Californa's American Indian & Indigenous Film Festival
  • President, Naqmayam Communications
  • President Barack Obama appointed Dr. Proudfit in February 2016 to the National Advisory Council on Indian Education.

Phone: (760) 750-4619

Dr. Tippeconnic and Dr. Proudfit with one of Dr. Tippeconnic's pieces of art

Eric Tippeconnic, Ph.D.(Comanche)

  • Assistant Professor, American Indian Studies, CSU San Marcos
  • Ph.D. in History
  • Artist, Muralist
  • Friend of the Oklahoma Supreme Court Medal Winner, June 2018

Phone: (760) 750-4630

Dr. Eric Trevan

Eric S. Trevan, Ph.D. (Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians, Gun Lake Tribe)

  • Assistant Professor, American Indian Studies, CSU San Marcos
  • Ph.D. from ASU Watts College of Public Solutions, Community Resources and Development (Local and Tribal Economies)
  • Previous Visiting Scholar of Innovation, Business and Economic Policy for Tribal Nations at The Evergreen State College
  • Currently, serves on the Board of Directors of Northern Initiatives (CDFI), Noo-Kayet Development Corporation (Port Gamble S'Klallam Tribe), Cheyenne and Arapaho Business Development Corporation (Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes)
  • President, New AI Market Analytics Company
  • Policy Advisor, Treasury Tribal Advisory Committee/US Department of Treasury
  • Previously served as Inaugural Chairman of Gun Lake Investments

Phone: (760) 750-6542

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