American Sociological Association

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April/May 2019


April 15-18, 2019. Qualitative Data Analysis Camp, Los Angeles, CA. This 3.5-day camp fosters data-based decision-making, reflection, and strategizing about your analysis approach with guidance from the ResearchTalk mentor team. Camp participants have the opportunity to spend time with their data with coaching from our team of experts and learn to be truly directed by data content using the Sort and Sift, Think and Shift analysis method. ASA members: Use the discount code ASA15 to receive 15% off registration. For more information, visit or email

June 3-7, 2019. Fifth Annual Berkeley Formal Demography Workshop - Special Emphasis Topic: Migration at the University of California-Berkeley. This week-long educational program, with funding by NICHD, will train the population researchers in formal demography methods and consists of three days of hands-on training followed by two days of research presentations by invited faculty. Advanced graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, assistant professors and other early career researchers are encouraged to apply. Expenses for lodging and meals will be covered. Deadline for application. March 1, 2019. For more information, visit Contact Dr. Leora Lawton, Berkeley Population Center, or (510) 643-1270.