Kate Caldwell

PhD, Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Department of Disability and Human Development, University of Illinois at Chicago


Kate Caldwell is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the Department of Disability and Human Development at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she currently works on the Chicagoland Entrepreneurship Education for People with Disabilities project (www.CEEDproject.org ). Her research in the area of employment and social policy has focused on the experiences of people with disabilities, and I/DD in particular, in entrepreneurship. For two and a half years she served as the Editorial Coordinator for the AAIDD journal, Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. Kate is a board member of the Society for Disability Studies and is the co-founder of the SDS interest group on Work Employment & Society.