Upcoming Events

Population Working Papers


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.

Grant Writing Workshop

Social Stratification and Mobility Syllabus Archive

CCPR 20th Celebration Research Symposium

Big Data for Big Social Issues

August 1, 2019

  • Summer Institute in Computational Social Science Panel: 1pm-245pm
  • Prof. John Friedman, Brown University: “Income Inequality and Social Mobility: What Can We Learn From Big Data?”  3pm-5pm

Reception 5pm – 6pm

UCLA Neuroscience Research Building Auditorium (NRB 132)

Open Faculty Position


The UCLA California Center for Population Research (CCPR) (www.ccpr.ucla.edu) seeks candidates for a full-time tenure-track or tenured position in demography and population studies. This is an open rank appointment with rank depending on the candidate’s experience and record. Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. or equivalent in a social science, public policy, public health, demography, or a related field. The appointment will likely be made in one or more of the major departments represented within CCPR (Community Health Sciences, Economics, Geography, Public Policy, Statistics, and Sociology). Candidates should have a strong, innovative research program, demonstrate success or potential for obtaining extramural research funding, and be able to teach population courses and mentor students from diverse backgrounds. The start date is negotiable, preferably Fall 2019. We will begin reviewing applications on October 1, 2018.

More Information 


Patrick Heuveline and collaborators win PAA 2019 poster award


For the Media

2018-2019 Funded Small Grants

  • “Estimating Real World Causal Effects under Self-Selection.” Chad Hazlett (Dept. of Political Science and Statistics)
  • “Longevity and intergenerational correlations in longevity over multiple generations in the U.S.” Adriana Lleras-Muney, Joseph Price, and Sandra Black (Dept. of Economics)
  • “Adapting to Climate Change: Extreme Heat, Occupational Injury Risk, and Health Equity.” Jisung Park (Dept. of Public Policy and Public Health)
  • “Child-Care and Female Labor Market Participation: Evidence from Fiscal Federalism in Italy.” Michela Giorcelli, Bianchi, Nicola Martino, and Enrica Maria (Dept. of Economics)