Carolyn Sutter


Carolyn Sutter, PhD is a research assistant professor with the Family Resiliency Center. Her research and outreach efforts focus on how social relationships with parents and peers relate to children’s developing eating behaviors and risk of childhood obesity. She received a BA in human development from the University of California, San Diego, and her MS in child development and PhD in human development both from the University of California, Davis. She has experience conducting research, supporting intervention programming, and designing educational materials for parents and school settings, from preschool through high school.