Spring 2015 Colloquium

The colloquium of the Population Studies Center of the University of Pennsylvania meets most Mondays from 12:00pm (noon) until 1:00pm in Room 103 in the McNeil Building (3718 Locust Walk) during the academic year. Sessions start and end promptly. Attendees are invited to bring and eat their lunch. There is also the possibility of having lunch with our colloquium speakers; please contact Dawn Ryan at psc_staffcolloquium@mailman.ssc.upenn.edu if you are interested in joining the speaker for lunch. If you are interested in speaking at one of our colloquium sessions, please contact Herbert L. Smith at hsmith@pop.upenn.edu.

January 2015

January 26, 2015 - 12:00pm - February 26, 2015 - 1:00pm
International Development, Transitions, and the Emergence of Chronic Disease
Solveig Argeseanu Cunningham Assistant Professor - Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health
McNeil Room 103
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February 2015

February 2, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
When Geography and Gender Collide: Explaining Variation in Adult Mortality among U.S. States
Jennifer Karas Montez Assistant Professor of Sociology - Case Western Reserve University
McNeil Room 103
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February 9, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Multiple cause-of-death approach: a promising tool for the analysis of mortality
Aline Désesquelles Research Associate - Institut National d’Etudes Démographiques (INED)
McNeil Room 103
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February 16, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Immigration and fertility
Emilio A. Parrado Professor & Chair, Department of Sociology - University of Pennsylvania
McNeil Room 103
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February 23, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Circular Migration, Health and Development: What can Demographic Surveillance Tell Us?
Michael White Professor of Sociology - Brown University
McNeil Room 103
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March 2015

March 2, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Divide(nd) et Impera? Africa’s Demographic Dividend and Implications for Development and Inequality
Parfait M. Eloundou-Enyegue Professor - Cornell University
McNeil Room 103
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March 16, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
“Do Health Investments Improve Education Outcomes? Evidence on the intergenerational Effects of HIV/AIDS Treatment”
Adrienne M. Lucas Assistant Professor of Economics - University of Delaware, Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics
McNeil Room 103
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March 23, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Title To Be Announced
Petra E. Todd Professor of Economics - University of Pennsylvania
McNeil Room 103
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March 30, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Title To Be Announced
Sarah a. Burgard Associate Professor of Sociology & Epidemiology - University of Michigan, School of Public Health
McNeil Room 103
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April 2015

April 6, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Disparities by Race in Long-term Population Displacement from New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina
Michael S. Rendall Professor of Sociology & Director of the Maryland Population Research Center - University of Maryland
McNeil Room 103
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April 13, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Title To Be Announced
Jennifer Beam Dowd Associate Professor - CUNY, School of Public Health
McNeil Room 103
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April 20, 2015 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Student PAA Presentations/Practice Talks - Various Titles to Follow
Various Presenters - University of Pennsylvania
McNeil Room 103
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April 27, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Title To Be Announced
France Meslé (Tentative) Research Associate - Institut National d’Etudes Démographiques (INED)
McNeil Room 103
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