Catherine Bolzendahl

Associate Professor of Sociology, University of California, Irvine

Catherine Bolzendahl is Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of California, Irvine.

Her research intersects with comparative political sociology and the sociology of gender. She co-authored an award-winning book on American definitions of family and an edited volume on women’s political empowerment. She has published several articles in peer-reviewed sociology and political science journals, including Social Forces, British Journal of Sociology, Gender & Society, Political Studies, and Social Politics.