2019-2020 Funded Small Grants

  • “The Causal Effects of Long-Term Air Pollution Exposure.” Adriana Lleras-Muney (Dept. of Economics)
  • “Do Arrests Deter or Promote Offending.” Emily Weisburst (Dept. of Public Policy)  and Felipe Goncalves (Dept. of Economics)

2020-2021 Course Release Program

“Old-age Support and Fertility” Natalie Bau (Dept. of Public Policy)

“Information and Career Path Choice: Understanding Gender Difference in Advice Sought and Received” Melanie Wasserman (Anderson School of Management)

Certificate in Population Research

We are excited to announce a new CCPR initiative. We will award a Certificate in Population Research to CCPR Student Affiliates who meet all of the requirements.




Professor Rodriguez-Lonebear’s journey to becoming a faculty member was featured in the UCLA Newsroom

April 15, 2021/by Helpdesk GRE

Professor Menjivar was cited and her work referenced in a front page article in The New York Times Sunday Magazine

April 15, 2021/by Helpdesk GRE

CCPR NICHD Traineeship Application Now Open

April 13, 2021/by Helpdesk GRE

Professor Patrick Heuveline’s research on life expectancy during the COVID-19 pandemic was featured in the UCLA Newsroom

April 2, 2021/by Helpdesk GRE

CCPR Faculty Affiliate Courtney Thomas Tobin and CCPR Alumna Yana Kucheva have each received a RSF-Gates Foundation Pipeline Grant Awarded to Emerging Scholars

March 18, 2021/by Denise Gonzalez

Professor Courtney Thomas Tobin’s research on racial and SES differences in psychosocial resources was published in Social Psychology Quarterly

March 17, 2021/by Helpdesk GRE

Webinar Invitation: Cradle to Kindergarten: A New Plan to Combat Inequality Wednesday, March 17, 2021; 5:30 to 7 p.m. (ET)

March 11, 2021/by Denise Gonzalez

The 9th Berlin Demography Forum will take place on 22 March 2021 as a digital event

March 4, 2021/by Denise Gonzalez

2021 ICPSR Summer Program Short Workshop

February 26, 2021/by Denise Gonzalez

UCLA Sociology Professor, Dr. S. Michael Gaddis, Discusses “Millennials and the Great Reckoning on Race”

February 26, 2021/by Denise Gonzalez

Prof. Anne Pebley, Ryan Cho and Nathan Hoffman will be participating in the PAA Presidential Address Topics: Where Are They Now? – Volume 2

February 16, 2021/by Denise Gonzalez

Maria-Elena De Trinidad Young PhD, MPH, and Steven P. Wallace PhD have published an editorial in the American Journal of Public Health that lays out priorities for immigration policy and health research under the new presidential administration.

February 16, 2021/by Denise Gonzalez

Brayan Viegas Seixas receives 2021 Treiman Research Fellowship Award

February 10, 2021/by Denise Gonzalez

Anne Pebley and Jessica Gipson were quoted in KCRW’s report about the effects of the pandemic on birth rates

January 22, 2021/by Helpdesk GRE

Jennie Brand has been appointed to the role of Associate Editor at Science Advances, the open-access extension of Science.

January 20, 2021/by Helpdesk GRE

Desi Rodriguez-Lonebear’s research and advocacy on missing and murdered Indigenous women was featured in a Vice News (video) story.

December 15, 2020/by Helpdesk GRE

Desi Rodriguez-Lonebear was quoted in an NPR episode, “Lack of Communication Between States and Native Tribes Hinders Contact Tracing.”

December 1, 2020/by Helpdesk GRE

Michael Gaddis was quoted in a Los Angeles Times article, “How To Find a Compatible Roomate.”

November 30, 2020/by Helpdesk GRE

Alumnus Dylan Connor’s research, which was supported by a Treiman fellowship, was published in PNAS.

November 17, 2020/by Helpdesk GRE

Randall Akee was quoted in the US News & World Report, “Why Native Americans Don’t Share the Government’s Optimism About the Census”

November 1, 2020/by Helpdesk GRE