Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Each week, the CSDE Seminar Series brings top demographers from around the world to a classroom near you. These events boast free admission and a variety of formats–check out the sidebar to learn more about each! For more information or to learn how you can get involved with the Seminar Series, please feel free to contact the Seminar Series Chair, Maria Bleil.

Click here to view a pdf of our Spring 2021 Seminar Series poster.

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The Next CSDE Seminar

There is no CSDE Seminar this week. Please see below for the full schedule of upcoming seminars.

Spring 2021 Seminar Schedule

Date Title Speaker(s)
04/02/2021 Partnering with a Global Platform to inform Research and Public Policy-making: What needs to be in place to make a Global COVID-19 Survey work?

Frauke Kreuter, PhD

Professor, Statistics and Data Science, Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich

Professor, Joint Program in Survey Methodology & Co-director, Social Data Science Center, University of Maryland

 

Moderated by:

Zack Almquist, Assistant Professor, UW Department of Sociology

Register for Zoom Seminar HERE

04/09/2021 Childhood Adversity as a Contributor to Disparities in Cardiovascular Disease

Shakira Suglia, ScD, MS, Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health – Emory University

 

Moderated by:

Maria Bleil, PhD, Clinical Assistant Professor, UW Department of Child, Family and Population Health Nursing

 

Register for Zoom Seminar HERE

 

04/16/2021 Better Understanding Diet & Cardio-Metabolic Health in American Indians

Mandy Fretts, Associate Professor, UW Department of Epidemiology

 

Moderated by:

Anjum Hajat, Assistant Professor, UW Department of Epidemiology

 

Register for Zoom Seminar HERE

04/23/2021 Understanding Trends in Mothers’ Work Schedules in the U.S., 1989-2017

Alejandra Ros Pilarz, PhD, Assistant Professor, Sandra Rosenbaum School of Social Work, University of Wisconsin-Madison

 

Moderated by:

Jennie Romich, Director, West Coast Poverty Center; Associate Professor, UW Department of Sociology

 

Register for Zoom Seminar HERE

04/26/2021 PAA Trainee Presentations

Priya Sarma, The Jackson School of International Studies, UW

Lee Fiorio, Geography, UW

Maria Vignau-Loria, Sociology, UW

 


 

Join the Zoom meeting HERE

04/30/2021 Do Racial Differences in Coping Resources Explain the Black-White Paradox in Mental Health? A Test of Multiple Mechanisms

Patricia Louie, PhD, Assistant Professor, UW Department of Sociology

 

Moderated by:

Amelia Gavin, PhD, Associate Professor, UW School of Social Work

 

Register for Zoom Seminar HERE

05/05/2021 Population Association of America Annual Meetings (No CSDE Seminar) - May 5 - May 8, 2021

A CSDE seminar will not be held on Friday May 7, 2021. Instead, we invite you to join us in attending the Population Association of America Annual Meeting, which will be held virtually from May 5th – May 8th, 2021!


 

View the preliminary PAA meeting schedule HERE

Register HERE

 

At the upcoming 2021 PAA meeting, 24 CSDE Trainees and 16 CSDE Affiliates are scheduled to participate as presenters, chairs, coauthors, and discussants. Our scholars tackle a wide range of demographic issues, represented in the varied presentations listed here.

This year’s conference is happening entirely online from May 5-8. CSDE has supported Trainees and Fellows by awarding PAA registration awards to Courtney Allen, Matt Fowle, Jessica Lapham, Neal Marquez, and Crystal Yu. CSDE Trainees also participated in a PAA workshop led by Christine Leibbrand last Fall, where they received feedback from CSDE Affiliates on drafts of their submissions.

05/14/2021 Estimating Total Fertility from the Shape of the Age Pyramid: Bayesian Models and Applications

Carl Schmertmann, PhD, William J. Serow Professor of Economics & Director, Center for Demography and Population Health, Florida State University

 

Moderated by:

Jon Wakefield, PhD, Professor, UW Departments of Statistics & Biostatistics,

 

 

Register for Zoom Seminar HERE

05/21/2021 Tents in Seattle: Sanctioned and Unsanctioned Tent Encampments

Karen Snedker, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, Seattle Pacific University

 

Moderated by:

Amy Bailey, Associate Professor, Sociology, University of Illinois – Chicago

 

Register for Zoom Seminar HERE

05/28/2021 Panel: Issues of Fraud in Research

Melissa Simone, Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota

Danielle Woodward, Research Coordinator, Director of Survey Research Division, UW School of Social Work

Christine Leibbrand, Research Scientist, Center for Studies in Demography & Ecology, UW Seattle

 

Moderated by:

Sara Curran, Director, Center for Studies in Demography & Ecology, UW Seattle

 

Register for Zoom Seminar HERE

06/04/2021 CSDE Closing Reception

CSDE Community

 

Register for Closing Reception HERE