Award Criteria and Past Recipients: Harriet B. Presser Award

Nominations are invited for the Harriet B. Presser Award. The biennial award was first presented at the 2009 PAA annual meeting. The award honors a record of sustained research contributions to the study of gender and demography.

Nominations for the 2017 award should include a concise summary of the nominee’s research contributions and accomplishments (one page) as well as a curriculum vita.  Nominations should be submitted by e-mail (with “Presser Nomination” in the subject line) no later than December 31, 2016 to the chair Deborah DeGraff, Bowdon College.


Frances Goldscheider


Paula England


Ruth Dixon-Mueller


Karen Oppenheim Mason


Valerie K. Oppenheimer