Cristina Bailey joined Boise State University in 2017 as an assistant professor in accountancy. Cristina received her PhD in accounting from Texas Tech University. Her teaching includes cost accounting and accounting information systems. Cristina’s research focuses on human capital and management decision making in the context of accounting performance. Before coming to Boise State, she spent two years at the University of New Hampshire as an assistant professor. She is a Certified Public Accountant (New Mexico) and worked six years as a systems accountant for a large Department of Energy contractor. She earned her undergraduate degree in management information systems and masters degree in accounting from the University of New Mexico.
Cristina grew up in New Mexico and is thrilled to be back in the west. In her free time, she enjoys hiking and other outdoor activities.