The Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology (CSDE) is a community of faculty and students associated to advance population science through research and training. As a federally funded research center with over 70 years of experience, the CSDE community of scholars develops new demographic measures and methods, advances knowledge about population dynamics, generates new data and evidence to support population science, and trains the next generation of demographers.
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Work with the largest demography network in the region.
Support for Affiliates
CSDE’s Support Services will help you run your research more smoothly.
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Graduate Training in Demography
Backed by 70 years of practice, CSDE Training sets your studies on the right track with its Certificate Program, funded fellowships, and educational workshops.
Workshops and Seminars
CSDE hosts a variety of events on the latest research in population science. CSDE’s Friday seminar (12:30-1:30pm) is the place to meet colleagues, share your research, and bring a colleague from outside UW to share their research with CSDE. Workshops provide opportunities to build your methodological skill set and advance your research.
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