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.
The fall series of Notestein seminars has come to a close. A new series will start next spring.
For information about the seminars, including listings of previous schedules, click on seminars under research on the left-hand column.
OPR - The First 75 Years
For materials related to our 50th and 75th anniversary celebrations, including links to our Facebook page and YouTube channel, please visit our anniversary page, which can also be reached by clicking on the seal found on the top right corner of every page on this website.
Douglas Massey, the Henry G. Bryant Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs and director of the Office of Population Research was featured in "News at Princeton." The story titled, "In Mount Laurel, Massey finds affordable-housing model", appeared on 11/07/2013. For the details and video, please click here.
Janet Currie, the Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs and director of the Woodrow Wilson School's Center for Health and Wellbeing, was among 70 new members and 10 foreign associates recently elected to National Academy of Sciences' Institute of Medicine. The election, considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine, was announced Oct. 21 at the National Academy of Sciences' 43rd Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. New members include individuals who have made major contributions to the advancement of the medical sciences, health care and public health.
OPR's Annual Report for 2012 has been published:
The file size is ~ 2.5MB. Links to earlier reports may be found in the research projects section.
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