Katharine Broton

PhD Candidate in Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Broton studies educational inequalities with a focus on higher education. She is particularly interested in the role of education institutions in promoting social mobility. She is a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow and research fellow in an Institute of Education Sciences pre-doctoral interdisciplinary training program. Prior to graduate school, she worked with low-income middle and high school students in pre-college programs and as a program evaluator.

Experience

  • –present
    PhD Candidate in Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison