Center for Family and Demographic Research
Calls for Research
NATIONAL COUNCIL ON FAMILY RELATIONS - Call for Proposals due March 1, 2014
The 2014 conference will be held in Baltimore, November 19-22 and the theme is "Families at the Nexus of Global Change." The call for proposals and submission instructions are at this link. Preliminary conference information is here: http://www.ncfr.org/ncfr-2014.
ICPSR RESEARCH PAPER COMPETITION - Submissions due January 31, 2014
ICPSR is accepting submissions for their 2014 research paper competitions for undergraduates and master's students. For eligibility and submission requirements, please see the paper competition web site: http://www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/content/ICPSR/prize/index.html.
PERSPECTIVES ON TIME USE IN THE U.S. - Call for Papers due January 15, 2014
The conference will be held June 23-24, 2014 at the University of Maryland Inn and Conference Center. Researchers are invited to submit abstracts for papers that address any question related to the collection or analysis of time use data. The deadline for submission of paper abstracts is January 15, 2014. Immediately following the conference on June 25-27 there will be a three-day training workshop for researchers new to the ATUS data entitled "ATUS Workshop 2014.” The deadline for submission of applications to the Workshop is March 1, 2014. These two events are designed to provide a comprehensive view of the state of research in the field and provide junior scholars or those just entering the time use arena with essential tools. Detailed information and an application can be obtained at http://www.popcenter.umd.edu/research/sponsored-events/timeuse-2014. For more information, contact Sandra Hofferth, University of Maryland, email@example.com.
CONFERENCE ON COMPLEX SYSTEMS, HEALTH DISPARITIES & POPULATION HEALTH: BUILDING BRIDGES - Call for Posters due January 15, 2014
The conference will take place February 24-25, 2014 at the Natcher Conference Center, NIH Campus, in Bethesda, MD. It is presented by the University of Michigan Network on Inequality, Complexity and Health. Poster submission instructions are at this link: http://conferences.thehillgroup.com/UMich/complexity-disparities-populationhealth/postersession.html. Additional conference information: http://tinyurl.com/complexitydisparitiespophealth. To register, click here.