Center for Social and Demographic Research on Aging

at the University of Massachusetts Boston

Fellows & Researchers

Caitlin E. Coyle, PhD

  • Research Fellow
  • Telephone: (617)-287-7467
  • Office Location: W-3-97

Areas of Expertise

Social aspects of health and community living with a specific emphasis on social isolation , aging with lifelong disability, mixed methods


PhD (Gerontology) University of Massachusetts Boston, 2014
MS (Gerontology) University of Massachusetts Boston, 2011
BA (Public Affairs Journalism), Ohio State University, 2009
BA (Psychology), Ohio State University, 2009

Professional Publications & Contributions

Additional Information

Caitlin Coyle is a research fellow in the Center for Social & Demographic Research on Aging.  She earned her doctorate in Gerontology from UMass Boston and also worked as postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Health Policy & Management at the Yale School of Public Health. She has over 5 years of experience working as a research partner to community based organizations. Her work informs planning, development and improvement to the services and supports being provided using a variety of data sources.