Christine E. Hood

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Senior Instructional Designer
Office of the Dean
Christine E. Hood

Biography at a Glance

Christine E. Hood has been at DU since 2019, serving as an Instructional Designer at the Office of Teaching and Learning, working towards her PhD in Curriculum and Instruction, and as an instructor at Morgridge College of Education in the Teacher Education Preparation Program! Before the University of Denver, she taught middle school mathematics for three years.

Christine’s experience in instructional design and education broadly helps subject matter experts create an equitable and engaging learning environment for every student. Her PhD research is on rehumanizing math education through pre-service teachers.



  • BA, Political Science and Psychology with a concentration in Policy Studies, Grinnell College
  • MS, Secondary Mathematics Education, Johns Hopkins University

Academic Positions Held

  • Senior Instructional Designer Daniels College of Business University of Denver (2022-present)
  • Graduate Research Assistant with Brette Garner on Project Tau (2019-present)
  • Instructor at Morgridge College of Education University of Denver (2019-present)
  • Instructional Designer at the Office of Teaching and Learning University of Denver (2019-2021)


  • The Chicago White Sox
  • Volleyball
  • Climbing
  • Thrifting
  • Snuggling my dog, Nakia