Leroy Little Bear is a member of the Small Robes Band of the Blood Indian Tribe of the Blackfoot Confederacy. He received his B.A. from the University of Lethbridge and his J.D. from the College of Law at the University of Utah. Mr. Little Bear was a professor in the Native American Studies Department from 1975 to 1996. In 1998 Mr. Little Bear became the Director of the Harvard University Native American Program. Mr. Little Bear has authored many articles including "A Concept of Native Title" which has been cited in a Canadian Supreme Court decision. He has co-authored books, including Pathways to Self-Determination, Quest For Justice, and Governments in Conflict.