Joyce M. Martin

Adjunct Professor



  • B.A., Marquette University (summa cum laude)
  • M.A., University of Minnesota (magna cum laude)
  • J.D., University of Minnesota Law School (cum laude)

Joyce M. Martin is a health and environmental policy consultant with her own firm.  While located in the D.C. area, she taught Professional Responsibility as an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law Center, from 2010-2012.  Joyce previously served as environmental health policy director for the American Association of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and as the Director of the Office of Science Policy at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina.

She served as chief counsel to the Governor of Indiana and as his executive assistant for environment and energy from 1997-2002. During the same period, she taught Environmental Law, Torts, and Professional Responsibility as an adjunct professor at the Indiana University School of Law-Indianapolis. She also served as senior enforcement counsel in the Air Enforcement Division of EPA in Washington, D.C. in 1996-1997 and was director of the Office of Legal Counsel for the Indiana Department of Environmental Management.

Joyce received her bachelor’s degree (summa cum laude) from Marquette University, M.A. in American Studies (magna cum laude) from the University of Minnesota, and her Juris Doctor (cum laude) from the University of Minnesota Law School.