Events

April 20, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Measuring Tsunami Mortality in Indonesia
Elizabeth Frankenberg Associate Professor of Public Policy - Duke University
PSC Spring 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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May 4, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
State of Computing
John Marcotte Director, Research Data Services for the School of Arts and Sciences - University of Pennsylvania
PSC Workshops | Location: McNeil Atrium
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June 1, 2009 - June 2, 2009
2009 Annual Workshop on Crime and Population Dynamics
Location: Conference Center at The Maritime Institute
Maryland Population Research Center
Description:

The Population Studies Center is a secondary sponsor of the 2009 Annual Workshop on Crime and Population Dynamics, to be held at the Conference Center at The Maritime Institute, next to the BWI train station. PSC students and associates with an interest in attending should contact Herb Smith and/or John MacDonald as we have some limited funds to facilitate.

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September 8, 2009
New Student Orientation
Location: McNeil Atrium
Description:

Breakfast 9:00am-10:00am

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September 21, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Skilled Migration Conundrum
Mariano Sana Associate Professor of Sociology - Vanderbilt University
PSC Fall 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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September 28, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Search for Oppositional Culture: Perception of Opportunity and Schooling among Adolescent
Angel L. Harris Assistant Professor of Sociology - Princeton University
PSC Fall 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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October 5, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
A 'Mincer' Result for U.S. Marriage
Robert Moffitt Krieger-Eisenhower Professor of Economics - ohns Hopkins University
PSC Fall 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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October 12, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The Effect of Maternal Stress on Birth Outcomes: Exploiting a Natural Experiment
Florencia Torche Assistant Professor of Sociology - New York University
PSC Fall 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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October 16, 2009 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The Causal Effect of Single-Sex Schools: Random Assignment in Korean High Schools
Hyunjoon Park Korea Foundation Assistant Professor of Sociology - University of Pennsylvania
Workshop in Education and Inequality | Location: McNeil 167-8
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October 21, 2009 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Richard Berk Professor of Criminology, and Professor of Statistics - University of Pennsylvania
Pauline Shaw Holsaert Research Colloquium Series | Location: Caster Building, Room D-26
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October 26, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Fat, pathogens, and CRP: A comparative, life course perspective on the early origins of inflammation
Thomas W. McDade Associate Professor of Anthropology - Northwestern University
PSC Fall 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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October 29, 2009 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Till Death Do Us Part or the Lease Runs Out: A Reassessment of Cohabitation and Marriage in the United States
Arielle Kuperberg Ph.D. Candidate in Sociology & Demography - University of Pennsylvania
Family and Gender Workshop | Location: 110 McNeil
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November 2, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
What's Causing US Life Expectancy to Fall Behind Peers?
Samuel H. Preston Frederick J. Warren Professor of Demography - University of Pennsylvania
PSC Fall 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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November 6, 2009 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
How the Undocumented Work
Chenoa Flippen Assistant Professor of Sociology - University of Pennsylvania
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November 9, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Childhood Nutritional Deprivation and Cognitive Impairment among Older Adults in China
Mark D. Hayward Professor of Sociology - University of Texas, Austin
PSC Fall 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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November 16, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Kyle Crowder Howard W. Odum Distinguished Professor - UNC Chapel Hill
PSC Fall 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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November 23, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Neighborhood Stressors and Health: Crime Spikes, Social Cohesion, and Short-Term Variability in BMI
Christopher Browning Associate Professor of Sociology - Ohio State University
PSC Fall 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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November 30, 2009 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Genetic Diversity and Population History of Africans and African Americans
Sarah A. Tishkoff David and Lyn Silfen University Associate Professor of Biology - University of Pennsylvania
PSC Fall 2009 Colloquium Series | Location: 103 McNeil
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December 2, 2009 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
A prevention-centered approach to homelessness: a paradigm shift? The conceptual framework underlying the Obama Administration's new homelessness prevention initiative
Dennis Culhane Professor of Social Welfare Policy, Professor of Psychology, and Co-Director of the Cartographic Modeling Laboratory - University of Pennsylvania
The Pauline Shaw Holsaert Research Colloquium Series | Location: Caster Building, Room D-26
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December 2, 2009 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Penn Institute for Urban Research Public Interest Series | Location: The Living Room, The Inn at Penn
Description:

Speakers include: Douglas S. Massey, Princeton University, Richard Voith, Econsult Corporation, and Ingrid Gould Ellen, NYU Wagner

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