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Mark Denniston

  • Mark Denniston

    Mark Denniston

Sturm Hall, Room 474
Phone: 303-871-2280

Areas of expertise/research interests

American politics, state constitutional rights, judicial politics, philosophy of law, American political thought and federalism, constitutional history, religion and politics

Professional biography

Mark Denniston is a lecturer in the political science department at the University of Denver.

He received his JD from the University of Iowa College of Law in 2000, clerked for Iowa Supreme Court Justice Jerry L. Larson, then was in private law practice in Carlisle, Iowa, from 2002-2005.


PhD, University of Colorado at Boulder, political science, 2012
JD, University of Iowa College of Law, 2000
BA, political science and history, Simpson College, Indianola, Iowa, 1997