Announcements

Posting Guidelines

In order for PAA to include an announcement or funding opportunity on the website, please forward to bobbie@popassoc.org a direct link to the announcement website.  There is no charge for the listing.  Listings must have an opening and closing date, and will be removed after two months if PAA has not been notified the listing is closed.  If the location of the link changes, please let us know.

 

Training Opportunities

U.S. Census Bureau
Free Training and Educational Resources

 

Request for Qualifications/Proposals

Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphianew!
Request for proposal for the Philadelphia Jewish Community Study
The goals of the Study are as follows:
Estimate the size and geographic distribution of the Jewish population at the county level, as well as within select smaller local areas to be determined by Jewish Federation’s Jewish Community Study of Philadelphia Committee, the “Study Committee.”  All proposals are due on December 4, 2017, 5:00 p.m. EST

Tompkins County (NY) – new!
Tompkins County is seeking consulting services to develop a replicable methodology for a countywide annual rent and vacancy survey of rental housing units, and to conduct said survey in 2018.
Statements of Qualifications from interested firms are requested by 4 PM (EST) on Thursday, November 16, 2017

Funding/Scholarship Opportunities

Centre for Family and Population Research  at the National University of Singapore

  1. 2 Research Scholarships for PhD Candidates interested in family and demography
  2. 1 Masters and 2 PhD Scholarships funded by Singapore Longitudinal Early Development Study (Project Title: Building Human Capacity in Singapore’s Population)
  3. 1 PhD Research Scholarship for study on Population Ageing, Old Age Labour and Financial Decisions in Singapore
  4. 1 PhD Scholarship for study on Dynamic Models of Transitions in the Indonesian Labour and Marriage Markets

Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Archiving and Documenting Child Health and Human Development Data Sets (R03) PAR-16-149
Application due dates: standard dates apply

Call for Papers/Proposals

International Union for the Scientific Study of Population
New and Emerging Family Forms around the Globe
Workshop: March 21-23, 2018, Centre d’Estudis Demografics, Barcelona.March 21-23, 2018
Submissions Deadline: November 15, 2017

 

Call for Applications

 University of Washington Center for Health Trends and Forecasts

Calls for Visiting Scholars and a Postdoctoral Fellow

Université de Montréal
Doctoral Scholarship in Historical Demography

Summer School in Survey Methodology
Universidad Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona

The Summer School on Longitudinal and Life Course Research
Bocconi University, Milan Italy

An Update on the Precision Medicine Initiative Cohort Program
National Institutes of Health

 

Other Announcements

Demographic Destinies PAA Oral History Project

The New Immigrant Survey project announces initial public-use
release of data from Round 1 of the NIS 2003 immigrant cohort

The Robert Wood Johnson
Health & Society Scholars Program

Training Opportunities Available from the U.S. Census


Applied Demography
– Call for Submissions
Short articles, book reviews, blurbs of upcoming (or recently released) publications, job announcements are welcome. We also request contact information (in case we need to reach you to clarify something). Send all submissions to Editor, Diana Catherine Lavery, RAND Corporation, 1776 Main Street, Santa Monica, CA 90407-2138, phone: 310.393.0411, diana.c.lavery@gmail.com.