Christopher Mushrush

Instructional Assistant Professor
Undergraduate Academic Advisor
  • CURRENT COURSES
  • ECO 105.Sec 004 Principles Of Economics
  • TEACHING INTERESTS
  • Economic Law, Principles of Economics, Introductory Statistics, Money & Banking, Managerial Economics, Current Economic Issues
  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
  • Public Finance of Higher Education
  • Ph D Educational Administration Foundations / Higher Education Finance - 2013
  • Illinois State University
  • Normal, IL
  • Dissertation/Thesis topic: The Changing Role of State Appropriations for Higher Education: An Econometric Analysis from 1985-2008
  • MS Applied Economics / International Economics - 2000
  • Illinois State University
  • Normal, IL
  • Dissertation/Thesis topic: Foreign Direct Investment and Economic Growth in Host Countries: Evidence from Cross-Country Data
  • BS Economics / General - 1996
  • Illinois State University
  • Normal, IL
  • FUNDED GRANTS
  • Hodel, R., Laffey, M., & Lingenfelter, P. (2006). Recession, retrenchment, and recovery: State higher education funding & student financial aid. Boulder, CO: State Higher Education Executive Officers. (ERIC Document Reproduction Service No. ED502180).

  • Distinguised Professor
  • Illinois State University Student Education Association
  • 2005
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • National Association of Graduate/Professional Students
  • 2002