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Research Interests

My research interests focus on family demography, centring on three overarching themes:: (1) how various dimensions of socioeconomic inequality and culturally based perceptions of these circumstances shape family outcomes (2) how internal dynamics within a family system influence family formation and how families function, and (3) how cumulative experiences over the life course forms family formation preferences and behaviours.

 

My specific areas of interests include race-ethnic and socioeconomic differences in family outcomes, marriage and complex family structures such as remarriage, nonresident parent involvement and cohabitation, emerging adulthood, intergenerational relationships, the connection between preferences and behaviour toward fertility and marriage, survival analysis, large-scale longitudinal panel survey analysis, and demographic techniques.

 

I received a B.A. in sociology with highest honours from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and a M.A. and Ph.D. in sociology with a specialization in demography from the University of Texas at Austin. I also completed a National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Postdoctoral Fellowship in Family Demography and Individual Development at the Population Research Institute, The Pennsylvania State University.

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Projects

Research Output

Explaining Disparities in Prisoner Outcomes.

Butler, M., Kelly, D. & McNamee, C., Apr 2019, Queens University Belfast.

Research output: Book/ReportOther report

An exploration of issues concerning online help seeking behaviour in cases of intimate partner violence (domestic violence) and sexual violence in Estonia, Greece and Northern Ireland. Needs Assessment

Pentaraki, M. & McNamee, C., Aug 2018, Queens University Belfast. 78 p. (Erasmus + KA2 Cooperation for Innovation and the Exchange of Good Practises Agreement Number: 2017-1-EL01-KA202-036170)

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  • Mobility through Marriage: The Cinderella Effect

    Stephen J. McNamee & McNamee, C., 2018, The Meritocracy Myth. 4th ed. Rowan & Littlefield, p. 153-170

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  • Prizes

    Nominated for the Men In Families award

    Cate McNamee (Recipient), 2014

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Activities

    Sociological Perspectives (Journal)

    Cate McNamee (Peer reviewer)
    2020 → …

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

    European Sociological Association RN13 Sociology of Families and Intimate Lives (External organisation)

    Cate McNamee (Member)
    2019 → …

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of external research organisation

    Q-Step Social Science Summer School

    Cate McNamee (Organiser), Emma Calvert (Member of the organising committee), Andrew Percy (Contributor), Christopher Raymond (Contributor), Hannah Mitchell (Contributor), John Topping (Contributor), Paula Devine (Contributor), Lisa Wilson (Contributor), Aimee Muirhead (Contributor)
    03 Jul 201905 Jul 2019

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

    The role of grandparent involvement on the wellbeing of parents

    Cate McNamee (Speaker)
    21 Aug 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

    Panel Discussion of 'The Kids are All Right', in QFT Series 'Real to Reel: Film and Social Life'

    Lisa Smyth (Chair), Jonathan G Heaney (Organiser), Catherine McNamee (Contributor), Danielle Mackle (Contributor)
    16 Jan 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar