Director of Labor Education Research
Senior Lecturer, Labor Relations, Law, and History
Kate Bronfenbrenner is the Director of Labor Education Research and a Senior Lecturer at Cornell University's School of Industrial and Labor Relations (ILR). She is also an Associate of ILR’s Worker Institute. She received her Ph.D. in Industrial and Labor Relations from Cornell University in 1993. Bronfenbrenner's primary research and teaching interests focus on the impact of unions on economic and social inequality; union and employer organizing and bargaining strategies in a globalized economy; and the limits and potential for labor law reform.