Dr. Christopher Marquart
Chris joined St. Lawrence as the Assistant Dean of Student Life and Director of Residence Life & Housing in the summer of 2012. His areas of interest include living-learning communities, student engagement, educational leadership, and the impact of institutional culture within the higher education setting. Before joining the residential program at St. Lawrence University he served as the Director of Residence Life at Green Mountain College in Poultney, Vermont. In addition to his work in Residence Life, Chris has prior experience in the areas of First-Year programs, new student orientation, student conduct, and intercollegiate athletics. He received his bachelor of arts degree from the State University of New York at Geneseo, his master's degree from St. Lawrence University, and his doctorate in Educational Leadership & Policy Studies from the University of Vermont. Chris is proud to call the North Country home and lives in the village of Canton with his wife, two amazing children, and three dogs. He enjoys running, swimming, and yoga in his free time.