Kathy Y. Lin
Ph.D., Sociology, University of Michigan, in progress
M.A., Sociology, University of Michigan, 2010
B.A., Sociology , Mathematical Methods in the Social Sciences, Global Health, Northwestern University, 2008
Current Projects with Burgard:
Under Review Lin, Katherine Y. and Sarah A. Burgard. “Becoming workers and caregivers: Stability and change negative spillover among American adults”.
In preparation Burgard, Sarah A. Michael Elliott, James S. House, Neil Mehta, Katherine Y. Lin, Elizabeth Ela. “Understanding the declining female mortality advantage in the United States: An assessment using prospective data”
2013 Burgard, Sarah A. and Katherine Lin. “Bad Jobs, Bad Health? How Work and Working Conditions Contribute To Health Disparities.” American Behavioral Scientist.
Kathy’s research interests lie at the intersection of work, family, gender, health, and organizations. Her dissertation uses mixed methods to examine experiences at the work-life interface across the life course. Her previous work examines physicians’ perceptions of autonomy in different organizational settings.