In a commentary for The Straits Times on 12 September, CFPR Director Prof Jean Yeung discusses how children, families and society benefit when fathers take paternity leave.
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
Abstract Submission is open until 1 November 2017!
In this month's issue, Dr Hu Shu gave a demographic overview on internal migration & left-behind children in China, and discussed the impact of parental migration on their well-being, as well as its policy implications.
Read her article here.
Check out our full collection of articles here.
Check out the latest Centre activities and highlights!
❑ Research Projects by the Research Team
❑ Selected Recent Publications by Members
❑ ASEANFocus Feature & CFPR Special Column in Lianhe Zaobao
❑ Job and Research Opportunities
You can read our newsletter here.
We are offering a second run of the following courses of the
Training Program in Social Sciences from November to December:
❑ Social Research Methods: Survey, Experiment and Fieldwork
❑ Quantitative Data Analysis I with SPSS
❑ Introduction to Qualitative Research
❑ Qualitative Data Analysis: Theory and Practice
Early bird deadline is on October 31.
Training Program Alumni receive an additional 10% discount!
Check our Course Schedule page for more info.
CFPR is looking for motivated individuals to be part of its SSRC-funded project on Building Human Capacity in Singapore's Population.
We are also looking for a Postdoctoral Fellow & Part-time Student Research Assistants in two large-scale research projects led by Prof Catherine Tang.
An opportunity is open for a Postdoctoral Fellow for the study on Demographic and Family Changes in Southeast Asia with Professor Jean Yeung.
Visit our Join Us page for more info!