Welcome to the McGill Centre on Population Dynamics (CPD)!
The Centre on Population Dynamics was founded by Shelley Clark (Director), Céline Le Bourdais and Amélie Quesnel-Vallée and approved by the McGill University’s Board of Governors on May 1, 2012. It is a collaboration between three departments in two faculties (Sociology and Economics in the Faculty of Arts and Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health in the Faculty of Medicine) with the themes of applied quantitative methods, life course perspective, and global scope covering developed and developing countries. The Centre focuses on five research axes:
Population Dynamics Option
The Population Dynamics Option (PDO) is a cross-disciplinary, cross-faculty graduate program offered as an option within 5 existing Master’s and doctoral programs in the departments of Sociology, Economics, and Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health (EBOH) at McGill University. The five graduate programs with the PDO option are M.A. (non-thesis) in Sociology, Ph.D. in Sociology, M.A. (non-thesis) in Economics, M.Sc. in Public Health in EBOH, and Ph.D. in Epidemiology in EBOH.
Awards & Honours
Congratulations to José Ignacio Nazif-Muñoz for winning the Steinberg Global Health Postdoctoral Fellowship, from the McGill Global Health program. He will carry out his fellowship with the Institute of Health and Social Policy at McGill University, in collaboration with Arijit and Mónica Ruiz-Casares.
Congratulations to Professor Jill Baumgartner, winner of the the 2016 Maude Abbott Prize which recognizes outstanding record of achievements for female, early career stage Faculty Members in the Faculty of Medicine.
Congratulations to marianne [dot] paul2 [at] mail [dot] mcgill [dot] ca (Marianne Paul)! Doctoral student in Sociology and CPD trainee, Marianne (supervisor: Shelley Clark) is the recipient of a Fonds de recherche du Québec – Société et culture (FRQSC) doctoral award.