Katie Lynn Cantwell Butterfield




Research Experience:

Research Skills:
STATA, R, RStudio, SPSS, SAS, ArcGIS, ATLAS.ti, Qualtrics, linear and logistic regression, structural equation modeling, multilevel modeling, meta-analysis, item response theory, geographic information system, spatial regression, interviews, ethnography


Staff Research Associate (Summer 2020)
University of California, Merced
Academic Supervisor: Dr. Whitney Pirtle


Staff Research Associate (Summer 2015; Summer 2019)
University of California, Merced
Academic Supervisor: Dr. Zulema Valdez


Graduate Student Researcher (Fall 2017)
University of California, Merced
Academic Supervisor: Dr. A Susana Ramirez


Staff Research Associate (Spring 2015)
University of California, Merced
Academic Supervisors: Dr. Nella Van Dyke & Dr. Kyle Dodson



Teaching Experience:

Teaching Fellow (2017 - present)
Instructor of Record
University of California, Merced
Introduction to Sociology (Summer 2018, Summer 2019, Summer 2020)
Statistics for Sociology (Spring 2019; Spring 2020)
Advanced Race & Ethnicity (Fall 2018, Fall 2019)
Sociology of Race & Racism (Spring 2018)


Teaching Assistant (2014 - 2016)
University of California, Merced
Graduate Statistics I (Spring 2017)
Sociological Research Methods (Spring 2016)
Statistics for Sociology (Spring 2015, Fall 2016)
Advanced Race & Ethnicity (Fall 2015)
Introduction to Sociology (Fall 2014)



Other Experience

Organizer for UC Community Economies Network (2019-present)
UC Merced Sociology Graduate Student Committee Internal Graduate Student Representative (2018-2019)
UC Merced Healthy Campus Network Committee (2017-2019)
UC Merced Sociology Graduate Student Committee President (2017-2018)
UC Merced Committee on Academic Planning and Resource Allocation (Fall 2016)
UC Merced Graduate Student Association Academic Affairs Officer (Fall 2016)
UC Merced Graduate Student Association Sociology Delegate (2015-2016)