ANNUAL WORKSHOP ON FORMAL DEMOGRAPHY

The Fifth Annual Workshop on Formal Demography will take place on June 3-7, 2019, here at the UC Berkeley Campus. Funded by NICHD R25HD083136 and co-sponsored by the Center on the Economics and Demography of Aging (CEDA) and the Berkeley Population Center, this annual workshop consists of two parts. The first part is a 3-day workshop on formal demographic methods. Trainees will learn a variety of methods and applications with a hands-on active-learning approach. The next two days, Thursday and Friday, is a conference, with presentations by leading demographers. 

•We seek advanced graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, assistant professors and other researchers, including more senior researchers interested in expanding their field of expertise.

•This year's Special Emphasis will be on Migration, organized by Prof. Josh Goldstein (Demography, UC Berkeley) and Dr. Magali Barbieri (INED).  Josh Goldstein is the Director of the Berkeley Population Center and founding director of CENSOC - The Historical Census Project. .

•The application period is now open. We are accepting applications through March 1, 2019. 

We encourage you to download the Flyer for the 2019 Workshop in Formal Demography flyer for the program and distribute to interested parties.

•For any questions, please write to Dr. Leora Lawton, Executive Director, Berkeley Population Center, popcenter@demog.berkeley.edu.