2014 International Conference on Aging in the Americas Health, Social, and Economic Dynamics of Hispanic Aging and Latin American Migration and Assimilation Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado at Boulder September 23-25, 2014
An Abstract is required for selection into our emerging/emerged scholar oral presentation and poster sessions. All abstracts should [...]
The Institute for Social Science Research at The University of Queensland is inviting applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships. More details about the institute, the fellowships, and the application process can be found here:
The National University of Singapore is inviting applications for scholars specializing in family demography. Positions are available for Full professor, Associate professor, and Research Fellow. Successful candidate will be based in the Sociology department and affiliated with the NUS Center for Family and Population Research.
More details about NUS, Faculty, and the [...]
TWO POSTDOCTORAL SCHOLAR POSITIONS:
LGBT School Policies and Student Wellbeing
Assists Dr. Stephen T. Russell with several ongoing projects, including implementation of study design; identification, management and analysis of relevant project data; preparation of written reports; and publications for lay audiences and academic articles.
Provides leadership, direction and guidance [...]
Stakeholder Alignment in Complex Systems: Lessons from Geoscience, Cyberinfrastructure, Biomedicine, and Air Transportation
Joel Cutcher-Gershenfeld, University of Illinois
Date: Friday, April 25, 2014 • 10:30 a.m.
Location: Visualization Portal (5628 Math Sciences)
The capacity for science to make progress on core societal challenges requires new forms of institutional agility, yet the track record for public-private partnerships, strategic alliances, [...]
Thomas Soehl’s article, “Inheriting the Homeland? Intergenerational Transmission of Cross-Border Ties in Migrant Families,” co-authored with UCLA professor Roger Waldinger and originally published in the November 2012 issue of American Journal of Sociology, has been honored with the 2013 Reuben Hill Award from the National Council on Family Relations. This highly prestigious award is presented [...]
“Sick Insurance: On the Functioning of the Health Insurance Exchanges under the Affordable Care Act”
Daniel McFadden Professor, University of California, Berkeley
Presidential Professor of Health Economics at USC
Nobel Laureate in Economics
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 3:30-5:00 pm
Public Affairs Bldg. 4240
Organizer: Rosa Matzkin Dept. [...]
Our affiliate Steven Wallace was quoted in this article.
The Institute for Research on Poverty has released calls for applications for two funded visiting scholar programs during the 2014-15 academic year; the first targets U.S.-based researchers from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, and the second targets food assistance researchers. The application deadline is June 16.
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Second International Conference on Survey Methods in Multinational, Multiregional and Multicultural Contexts (3MC)
July 2016, Chicago
As part of an ongoing effort to promote quality in multipopulation surveys and to raise the level of methodological expertise in various applied fields of comparative survey research, the Second International Conference on Survey Methods [...]