UC President Janet Napolitano and UC Research Initiatives are pleased to issue a Request for Proposals for the 2016 President’s Research Catalyst Awards. This president’s initiative aims to advance innovative research in areas of strategic importance to UC that has the potential to benefit California, the nation and the world, and to […]
Mieke Eeckhaut, CCPR postdoctoral fellow, received yesterday the Chancellor’s Award for Postdoctoral Research. The award recognizes outstanding research. Mieke holds an individual postdoctoral fellowship from NIH through the F32 program. Her research investigates economic disparities in the use of long-acting contraceptive methods in the United States and abroad. Her work sheds new light on important […]
Prof. Patrick Heuveline extensive research in Cambodia pegs death toll closer to 1.2 to 2.8 Million.
Our affiliate Steven Wallace was quoted in this article. He stated that California is first in care for the undocumented.
The Department seeks an enthusiastic researcher to work with research group of an ESRC-supported project called Life Course and Family Dynamics in a Comparative Perspective. This offers an exciting opportunity to work on a […]
Call for papers
Quetelet Seminar 2015 – Local Demography. Relations between population, place of residence and public policy
November 18–20, 2015, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
The 2015 Quetelet Seminar – co-organized by the Centre for Demographic Research (DEMO) of the Université catholique de Louvain and the Institut wallon de l’évaluation, de la prospective et de […]
From Research to Policy: Learn and Practice Writing to Reach Policy Audiences
You are cordially invited to attend the PopPov Research Network’s workshop, “From Research to Policy: Learn and Practice Writing to Reach Policy Audiences,” during the Population Association of America’s annual meeting in San Diego. D’Vera Cohn (Pew Research Center) and Dr. Robert Stephenson […]
The Mannheim Centre for European Social Research (MZES) at the University Mannheim offers one Fellowship in the MZES Research Department A »European Societies and their Integration«
The MZES is an interdisciplinary research institute of the University of Mannheim dedicated to comparative European social research and the analysis of European integration processes. It is Germany’s largest university-based social-science research centre.
The following new job listing has been posted in the ASA Job Bank and may be of interest to section members:
Job ID: 11051
Institution: Social Science Research Council
Department: Human Resources
Title: Statistical Consultant
Position/Rank: Sociological Practice/Applied/Other: Statistician, Sociological Practice/Applied/Other: Program Manager, Sociological Practice/Applied/Other: Other
Areas/Special Programs: Demography , […]
Postdoctoral Fellowships in Prevention Science Research
The Prevention Research Center of the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation and the School of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley are seeking applicants for two-year postdoctoral fellowships in the Prevention Science Research Training Program funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.
The fellowships provide training for individuals […]