Postdoctoral Fellowship opportunity available at UT Austin. More information here.
The Policy Communication Fellows program provides participants with an understanding of how research can inform social policy, and a detailed knowledge of different approaches to communicating research findings to non-specialists. It begins with a two-week workshop held at PRB, during which participants learn about how research influences the policy process and how to communicate research [...]
REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS TO SUMMER WORKSHOP
CONDUCTING RESEARCH USING THE SURVEY OF INCOME AND PROGRAM
JUNE 23‑27, 2014
Lead Instructor: H. Luke Shaefer
Co-‐‑organizer: Martha J. Bailey
The Survey Research Center at the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan, [...]
The 11th international German Socio-Economic Panel User Conference
(SOEP2014) will be held from 30th June to 1st July, 2014 at DIW Berlin and
Hertie School of Governance in Berlin.
The call for abstracts is out (and attached), deadline for submission is Feb 28, 2014.
More information here
The University of Edinburgh has announced two lectureships in quantitative Social Policy or Sociology.
Details are available at
Deadline to Apply – December 15
The Population Association of America is pleased to be a partner organization in the prestigious Science and Technology Fellowship Program of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).
This fellowship provides an exciting opportunity for researchers to come to Washington, DC and use population [...]
CSSW is seeking a postdoctoral scholar with a PhD in economics, public policy, social work, sociology or a related discipline to work with senior Social Policy faculty in conducting original research and scholarship on fragile families and child well-being. The goal of Columbia University Provost’s Postdoctoral Research Scientist/Scholar program is to enhance the recruitment of [...]
CALL FOR PAPERS
“Residential Inequality in American Neighborhoods and Communities”
Penn State Stratification Conference
Nittany Lion Inn, September 12-14, 2014
Submission deadline: January 31, 2014
Penn State is hosting a small conference that highlights how stratification intersects with the residential landscape of the United States. Approximately 15 innovative papers are sought for [...]
PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIVERSITY
POSTDOCTORAL POSITION IN FAMILY DEMOGRAPHY
AND INDIVIDUAL DEVELOPMENT
The Population Research Institute (PRI) at The Pennsylvania State University anticipates an opening for a postdoctoral fellow in the NICHD-supported Family Demography and Individual Development training program, starting on or about August 15, 2014. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in demography, [...]
We are looking for a graduate student to assist on the NSF funded project “Social Indicators for Rural Alaska Communities.” The project involves a significant amount of work at a US Census Research Data Center using US Census American Community Survey microdata. An abstract describing the project can be found here:
This is a 3 year [...]