Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Sara Curran, Emilio Zagheni, and Neal Marquez to Present at IMPRS-PHDS Academy

Posted: 11/3/2019 (CSDE Research)

CSDE Director Sara Curran, CSDE Affiliate and Director of the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research Emilio Zagheni, and CSDE Trainee Neal Marquez will present at the International Max Planck Research School for Population, Health and Data Science (IMPRS-PHDS) First Annual Academy on November 5th. Sara will present on natural disaster impacts on population dynamics and Neal will present on geographic variation of demographic processes among Hispanic populations in the US. Emilio will chair various presentations and participate in thesis advisory committees with Sara.

At the academy, 22 students of the new doctoral program IMPRS-PHDS and their supervisors (including Neal, Sara, and Emilio) will meet and participate in various program components. The students will also present their dissertation research to get feedback from their peers and faculty.

The International Max Planck Research School for Population, Health and Data Science (IMPRS-PHDS) is a new and unique three-year doctoral program that merges demography, epidemiology and data science.

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