Acacia Roberts

  • Graduate Administrative Fellow


Acacia Roberts is a rising 2L at the University of Iowa College of Law. Acacia will be working with Carrie Shuettpelz on the project "Defining and Cataloging Native American Membership Criteria." Prior to pursuing her J.D. at the College of Law, Acacia was a Fulbright Scholar in 2015-2016 and worked with Moroccan high school and college students at an NGO in Rabat, Morocco. In addition to research work this summer, Acacia is working at the State Public Defender of Polk County in Des Moines, Iowa. 

Research Interests

  • Native American culture and identity
  • Critical race theory

Educational Background

  • BA, Linguistics & French, University of Iowa, 2014
  • JD, University of Iowa, projected 2023