The latest issue of CFPR’s bi-annual newsletters is now available!
CFPR has been busy with expanding the centre, research work, training courses, and other outreach activities during the last six months. Read on to find out more about what we have been up to. In this issue, we feature the various Aging Research done in CFPR.
Congratulations to A/Prof Feng Qiushi for being awarded the Faculty Teaching Excellence Award (FTEA), being recognition of his achievement in teaching in AY2018-2019! In total, thirty-five FASS faculty, and two CELC faculty who taught FASS core modules were awarded the FTEA for their work in AY2018-19.
Edited by Prof Jean Yeung and A/P Thang Leng Leng, this bilingual book is a collection of 30 essays based on evidential research by NUS CFPR associates. Each essay focuses on issues related to challenges such as global ageing trend, declining fertility and evolving attitudes towards the institution of marriage and gender.
Details will be available soon.
NEW courses for 2020 include:
❑ Questionnaire and Sampling Design
❑ Introduction to GIS
❑ Big Data and Machine Learning in Social Sciences with R
We are looking for motivated individuals to be part of our various studies!
Visit our Join Us page for more info and other opportunities!
All talks are free and open to the NUS community and general public. Simple lunch will be provided.
Unless noted otherwise, seminars and workshops are held at 12pm in NUS Kent Ridge Campus.
Check our Seminar & Workshops page for more info.
❑ Caregiving challenges of low-income caregivers of dependent seniors
❑ Older Singaporeans becoming homeless as resources run out
❑ Young adults in non-regular employment and unemployed have less desire to marry soon
❑ Transitions and relationship dynamics within stepfamilies in Singapore
❑ Early nutrition benefits children’s cognitive development in India, especially for girls
❑ Reducing work hours increases the frequency of visit and in-kind transfers to parents
Visit our Conferences page for more information
View conference photos HERE!