Family and Population Change in Singapore: A unique case in global family changes
Prof Jean Yeung and Dr Hu Shu (Eds.) depict the evolution of Singapore’s family and population landscape in the last half a century and future challenges.
You can read more about the book in our latest Research Update!
The book is now available for sale!
Join us in offering our congratulations to our CFPR Research Associates, Associate Professor Narayanan Ganapathy and Associate Professor Vincent Chua for winning the Annual Teaching Excellence Award (ATEA) 2016/17!
Join us for our Lunchtime Seminar Series and Workshops!
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.
Joint ISA Conference for RC06 (Family) & RC41 (Population)
Theme: Changing Demography ⇆ Changing Families
Date: 17-19 May 2018
Registration is now OPEN for our 2018 Summer Training Program in Social Sciences courses from April to August!
Additional NEW courses are now available:
❑ Data Analysis with R(I): Data Visualization
❑ Data Analysis with R(II): Statistical Inferences
❑ Reliability and Validity of Measurement in Scale Development with R
❑ Preparing for Global Aging: Theory, Policy and Business
Training Program Alumni receive an additional 10% discount!
Check our Course Schedule page for more info.
Reviewing the Definition of Family
For this month's article, CFPR Director Jean Yeung and Dr Hu Shu suggest the need to adapt the functions and definition of family to match prevailing social changes, like low fertility and marriage rates, to allow the family system in Singapore to funtion more effectively.
Check out their article here.
We are looking for motivated individuals to be part of its SSRC-funded project on Building Human Capacity in Singapore's Population.
Part-time student Research Assistant positions are available to work in a research team led by Principal Investigator, Professor Catherine Tang.
Visit our Join Us page for more info!