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Katherine Bunsold

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Contact Information

4070-4071 Lincoln Hall, MC-456
702 South Wright Street
Urbana IL 61801

Office Hours

Spring 2024 Tuesday 2-3; by appointment
Ph.D. Student
Research Assistant
Teaching Assistant


Katherine Bunsold (MA, University of Illinois) is a PhD student in the Department of
Communication at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Her research interests center
on the social dynamics of technology and hiring practices, with a particular interest in how social
inequities are perpetuated in contemporary organizations. She also has a passion for engaged
work and interventional design.

Research Interests

Impression Management; Digital Inequality; Computer Mediated Communication and Technology; Identity; Organizational Communication


B.A. in Communication, Wittenberg University, Cum Laude

M.A. in Communication, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Courses Taught

CMN 375: Popular Media and the American Family

CMN 112: Written and Oral Communication II

CMN 111: Written and Oral Communication I

CMN 101: Public Speaking