Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences

Christine Okochi

Program Evaluator, Educational Researcher

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Research Interests

Christine is an evaluator and educational researcher with the CIRES E&O team, collaborating with scientists, educators, and researchers within CIRES, as well as with organizations outside of CU. She aims to incorporate culturally responsive, participatory, and arts-based evaluation approaches in her work to learn about how we can improve STEM education programs and practices.

Current Research

  • uncdergradate research experiences
  • mentoring and career development
  • science identity and sense of beloning
  • STEM learning in informal education settings
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About CECA

CECA connects and creates a supportive environment for graduate students and postdocs who come from various academic units to do research in CIRES.