Christine Marston

Christine Marston

Professor & Department Chair

College of Humanities & Social Sciences

Contact Information

(970) 351-1557
(970) 351-4296
Candelaria 1281A
Office Hours
T 2:00-3:00 p.m. & R 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or by appointment
Mailing Address
University of Northern Colorado
Department of Economics
Campus Box 101
Greeley, CO 80639


PhD, Colorado State University, Economics
MS, University of Nevada, Reno, Economics
BA, University of Nevada, Reno, Spanish
BS, University of Nevada, Reno, Economics

Professional/Academic Experience

Professor of Economics, University of Northern Colorado. (2017 - Present).
Associate Dean, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Northern Colorado (2014-present).
Associate Professor of Economics, University of Northern Colorado. (2012 - 2017).
Assistant Professor of Economics, Tenure-track, University of Northern Colorado. (2009 - 2012).
Assistant Professor of Economics, Term, University of Northern Colorado. (2008 - 2009).
Lecturer of Economics, University of Northern Colorado. (1998 - 2008).

Research/Areas of Interest

Refugee and Immigrant integration, faculty-led assessment programs, community and civic engagement

Publications/Creative Works

Ellis, L., Marston, C., Lightfoot, J. M., Sexton, J., Byrnes, J., Ku, H.-Y., Black, K. (2015). Faculty Professional Development in Student Learning Assessment: The Assessment Leadership Institute. Research & Practice in Assessment, 10.

Marston, C., Nelson, K., Behr, M. (in press). Invisible and on the Margins: A Demographic Profile of Emerging Refugee Population in Northern Colorado. International Journal of Migration and Residential Mobility.

Nelson, K., Marston, C. (2015). Incorporating Service Learners in Community Engaged Research: Experiential Application of Social Science Perspectives and Research Methods. The Journal of Educational Research and Innovation, 4(1), 1-17.

Behr, M., Marston, C., Nelson, K. (2014). Bridge to Graduation: Evaluation of a High School Dropout Prevention Program for Latino Males. Journal for the Education of Students Placed at Risk (JESPAR), 19, 215-228.

Honors and Awards

2013 UNC Engaged Faculty Scholar Award

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