Christina M. Sigala

Sigala, Christina


Alternative Medicine/Therapy, Native American Issues


Indigenous medicine, Mexican/Native American communities, Spirituality and health care

Degree: M.S.W., M.A.R.

Title: Affiliate Professor

Department: Chicana/o Studies


Office Phone: 303-615-0711

Alternate Phone: 303-525-0027


Christina Sigala is an affiliate professor in the Department of Chicana/o Studies at Metropolitan State University of Denver. She has been a part-time Social Worker at Annunciation Catholic School in Five Points in Denver, CO, an institution that has been there for over 120 years. She has been a chair of the Mother Xavier Peace Day event at Annunciation. 

Her academic history began on the Auraria campus at the Community College of Denver in 1992 and later transferred to MSU Denver to completed a degree in Human Services in 1996. From 1996 to 2002, Sigala completed a joint-Master’s Degree with the University of Denver, Graduate School of Social Work, and the Iliff School of Theology (Concentration and Justice and Peace Studies).