Center for Family & Demographic Research

The Center for Family and Demographic Research (CFDR) is dedicated to research, training, and service in family demography. The CFDR integrates demographic methods, data, and perspectives with other social scientific approaches to understand family formation and stability in addition to well-being across the life course. A special focus of research by CFDR affiliates is attention to development and social context. The CFDR is supported by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development and BGSU.


The Preschool Experiences of Low-Income Families: Understanding Utilization, Absences, and Children's Development
Dr. Kelly Purtell

Department of Human Sciences
Ohio State University
Wednesday, February 1st, 12:30-1:30 pm
Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Room 207

Speaker Series Schedule

Spring Workshop Series

Introduction to Hierarchical Linear Modeling
Instructor: Hsueh-Sheng Wu
Monday, January 30, 12:30-1:30 pm
CFDR Conference Room, 7C Williams Hall

Workshop Schedule

BGSU/OSU Graduate Student Conference on Population

Friday, October 28, 2016
10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Bowen Thompson Student Union, Room 228

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BGSU Students and Faculty at the 2016 Add Health Users Conference.