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Elizabeth Martin

Experience and Interests

Teaching Experience

  • Assistant, Associate and Full Professor, UW-Stevens Point (2001-present)
  • Instructor, Lakeland College, Wis. (1999-2000)
  • Instructor, Kirkwood Community College, Iowa (1997-99)
  • Instructor, Hamilton College, Iowa (1997-98)
  • Instructor and Assistant Professor, University of Iowa (1992-97)

Research Interests

  • Scholarship of Teaching and Learning
  • Strategic Management
  • Politics and Business


  • Founder/Director, Smiley Professional Events Program, Sentry School of Business and Economics, UW-Stevens Point (2010-present)
  • Founder/Director, Anderson Classroom to Career Center, Sentry School of Business and Economics, UW-Stevens Point (2019-present)



  • Co-Adviser, Professional Speaking and Leadership (Toastmasters) Club (2015-present)
  • Co-leader, Semester Abroad in London (fall 2011)


  • Board member, Financial Wellness of Portage County (2017-present)

Presentations and Publications

  • Teaching Critical Thinking Skills:  A Strategic-Management Class Project.  2018. Vol. 21, 1-12. Journal of Instructional Pedagogies

Fun Facts

Best advice you ever received?

If you are doing something you love, you’ll never work a day in your life.

What did you want to be when you were growing up?

Air-traffic controller (not really that different than my current job!).

A piece of advice for students in your school?

  • Go big and give back!
  • Don’t be afraid to take a long shot; you never know, it might pay off!
  • And don’t forget, after you graduate, to help your community and your alma mater.
Elizabeth Martin
Professor - Business
Director - Anderson Classroom to Career Center
Director - Sentry School of Business and Economics Student Engagement Program

128 College of Professional Studies


Ph.D. in Political Economics
Graduate School of Business, Stanford University, 1994

B.A. in Honors Economics
University of Winnipeg, Canada, 1987


BUS 480 - Management Capstone
BUS 780 - Wisconsin Leadership Seminar