Demography Club

The Demography Club is the Demography Ph.D. Students' Association at Penn. The Demography Club aims to create opportunities for greater integration between students in the Ph.D. program, faculty members and alumni. The Demography Club organizes social and academic events throughout the year and serves as a facilitator between students, PSC faculty and other departments and schools within Penn.

Events organized by the Demography Club incude: Fall Student Welcome Party, Demography Ultimate Frisbee Team, Demography Interdisciplinary Student Research Seminar Series, Lunch with a Professor, Prospective Students' Happy Hour, Summer Research/Internship and Funding Information Session and student presentations on methods and modeling.

The Demography Club is run by one or two students each year.

  • 2017 - 2018: Co-Chairs: Duy Do & Jordan Weiss
  • 2016 - 2017: Co-Chairs: Yana Vierboom & Megan Reed
  • 2015 - 2016: Co-Chairs: Alex Shpenev & Carmen Ng
  • 2014 - 2015: Co-Chairs: Ezra Fishman & Monica He
  • 2013 - 2014: Co-Chairs: Helena Cruz Castanheira & Laura Kelly
  • 2012 - 2013: Co-Chairs: Jamaica Corker & Apoorva Jadhav
  • 2011 - 2012: Co-Chairs: Emily Vala-Haynes & Jamaica Corker
  • 2010 - 2011: Presidents: Matthew Ruther & Maria Sironi
  • 2009 - 2010: Presidents: Vitor Miranda & Rachel Margolis
  • 2008 - 2009: Presidents: Vitor Miranda & Ruben Castro
  • 2007 - 2008: Presidents: Rachel Margolis & Mikko Myrskylä
  • 2006 - 2007: President: Hiram Beltrán-Sánchez