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.
New Faces This fall OPR welcomes three faculty associates and six graduate students
- Colorism and Classism Confounded: Perceptions of Discrimination in Latin America Angela Dixon's paper has won the ASA James E. Blackwell Distinguished Graduate Student Paper Award and the Society for the Study of Social Problem's Division of Racial and Ethnic Minorities Outstanding Student Paper Award.
- Tienda Named to Population Reference Bureau’s Board of Trustees Marta Tienda, Maurice P. During Professor in Demographic Studies. Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs. Director, Program in Latino Studies. Director, Program in Population Studies. The bureau, based in Washington, D.C., informs people around the world about population, health and the environment to advance the well-being of current and future generations.
- OCT 13 Before Jim Crow: The Patterns of Residential Segregation in Postbellum Southern Cities. John Logan, Professor of Sociology, Brown University
- OCT 23 Stokes Library Orientation for OPR Affiliates Learn about Library resources and services. All are welcome.