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.
- Marta Tienda Named Chair of Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Board of Trustees Marta Tienda, Maurice P. During Professor in Demographic Studies; Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs; Director, Program in Latino Studies.
- Salganik explores the future of social science research and academic publishing The premise of Matthew Salganik's, Professor of Sociology forthcoming book, "Bit by Bit: Social Science in the Digital Age," is that technological innovation creates new opportunities for social science researchers.
- JAN 29 Statistical Programming Camp 2017. A five-and-a-half-day event organized by the Politics department to teach the basics of statistical programming using R, an open-source computing environment.
- JAN 30 Advanced Statistical Programming Camp 2017. A five-day event organized by the Politics department to expand the computing toolset of researchers using R to analyze big datasets and run computationally intensive tasks