Éloïse Ouellet-Décoste is a PhD student in the Département des sciences légales at the Université du Québec à Montréal where she works under the supervision of Professor Bernard Duhaime on the righting of violations of the rights of Indigenous peoples.
She is the recipient of a doctoral grant from the Fonds de recherche du Québec - Société et Culture. Ms. Ouellet-Décoste holds a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies and Political Science and a Bachelor of Arts in Bijural Law from McGill University. She also holds a Master's in International Law from the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights. In addition, Me Ouellet-Décoste acts as a legal and political analyst for Quebec Native Women Inc. (Femmes Autochtones du Québec).