Shawn Bauldry, Ph.D.

Shawn Bauldry
Assistant Professor  
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Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Sociology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2012-13.
Ph.D. Sociology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2012.
M.S. Statistics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2011.
M.A. Sociology, University of Washington, 1998.
B.A. Sociology, Wake Forest University, 1996

Research and Teaching Interests: Medical Sociology, Quantitative Methods, Stratification and Inequality

Recent Publications:

Bauldry, Shawn. "Conditional Health-Related Benefits of Higher Education: An Assessment of Compensatory versus Accumulative Mechanisms." Social Science & Medicine. accepted for publication.

Shanahan, Michael J., Shawn Bauldry, Brent Roberts, Ross Macmillan, and Rosemary Russo. "Personality and the Reproduction of Social Class." Social Forces. accepted for publication.

Bauldry, Shawn. "miivfind: A Program for Identifying Model-Implied Instrumental Variables
(MIIVs) for Structural Equation Models in Stata." Stata Journal 14:60-75.

Shanahan, Lilly, Jason Alan Freeman, and Shawn Bauldry. 2014. "Is Very High C-Reactive Protein in Young Adults Associated with Indicators of Chronic Disease Risk?" Psychoneuroendocrinology 40:76-85.

Shanahan, Lilly, Shawn Bauldry, Jason Alan Freeman, and Carmen L. Bondy. 2014. "Self-Rated Health and C-Reactive Protein in Young Adults." Brain, Behavior, and Immunity 36:139-146.

Bollen, Kenneth A., Stanislav Kolenikov and Shawn Bauldry. 2014. "Generalized Method of
Moments-Instrumental Variables Estimators for Latent Variable Models." Psychometrika 79:20-50.

Bauldry, Shawn. 2013. "Trends in the Research Productivity of Newly Hired Assistant Professors at Research Departments from 2007 to 2012." The American Sociologist 44(3):282-291.

Bauldry, Shawn, Michael J. Shanahan, Jason D. Boardman, Richard A. Miech and Ross
Macmillan. 2012. "A Life Course Model of Self-Rated Health through Adolescence and Young Adult-
hood." Social Science & Medicine 75(7):1311-1320.

Bollen, Kenneth A. and Shawn Bauldry. 2011. "Three Cs in Measurement Models: Causal Indicators,
Composite Indicators, and Covariates." Psychological Methods 16(3):265-284.

Shanahan, Michael J. and Shawn Bauldry. 2011. "Improving Environmental Markers in Gene-
Environment Research: Insights from Life Course Sociology." Pp. 59-78. The Dynamic Genome and Mental Health: The Role of Genes and Environments in Development, edited by K. Kendler, S. Jaffee, and D. Romer. New York: Oxford University Press.