The Office of Population Research (OPR) at Princeton University is a leading demographic research and training center. OPR has a distinguished history of contributions in formal demography and the study of fertility change. In recent years there has been increasing research activity in the areas of health and wellbeing, social demography, and migration and urbanization.
- Doug Massey was interviewed by NPR's, On the Media program: A Failure of Imagination. Douglas S.Massey, Henry G. Bryant Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs; Director, Office of Population Research
- Patricia Fernández-Kelly has been selected as one of five finalists for the 2015 C. Wright Mills Award for her book, The Hero’s Flight: African Americans in West Baltimore and the Shadow of the State. Patricia Fernández-Kelly, Senior Lecturer in Sociology. The Society for the Study of Social Problems notes that “this award is one of the most prestigious, coveted, and competitive awards given in the social sciences.”
- SEP 27 Women’s Sequencing of First Births Relative to First Substantial Employment before and after the 1990s Welfare Reforms. Michael Rendall, Professor Sociology, University of Maryland
- SEP 29 Legacies of geopolitical threat: A Macro-historical Approach to Anti-immigration Sentiment in Europe. Andreas Wimmer, Columbia University CENTER FOR MIGRATION AND DEVELOPMENT Colloquium Series - Fall 2016