Welcome to CCPR
The California Center for Population Research at UCLA is a campus-wide research cooperative. With more than 90 faculty and 90 graduate student affiliates from a wide array of disciplines, CCPR fosters a lively intellectual environment and multidisciplinary perspective on research and training in the population sciences. More...
CCPR Director Judith Seltzer is Honored
Judith A. Seltzer, Director of CCPR, has been elected President of the Population Association of America. She will serve as President-Elect in 2015 and President in 2016.
Seltzer is a UCLA Professor of Sociology and a founding member of CCPR.
PAA is a nonprofit, scientific, professional organization with more than 3,000 members that was established to promote the improvement, advancement and progress of the human race through research on problems related to human population.
The President is responsible for running PAA (along with the Board of Directors and staff), organizing PAA meetings, and representing PAA in
CCPR affiliates who have been similarly honored are Robert Mare (2010), the late Suzanne Bianchi (2000), and Anne Pebley (1998).
CCPR's research spans a range of demographic and population issues in five broad areas of study. CCPR also is a leader in the collection of data for population research and in the creation of new data collection and analysis methods. Read more here...
-Contemporary family and household dynamics
-Neighborhood dynamics and individual welfare
-Inequality and social/economic mobility
-Social dimensions of health
-Life cycle and long-term change