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January 6, 2012 | News
Caravan of Science 2012
At the opening event of the “Caravan of Science” (Wissenskarawane) on January 17 at the MPIDR school students can visit the institute and to get insights into the work of demographic researchers.
December 14, 2011 | News
The 9th Supercentenarian Workshop will be held in Rome on May 11-12, 2012. The workshop is dedicated to the study of people aged 110 years and older.
December 9, 2011 | Suessmilch Lecture
Five Centuries of Marriage
On December 13, Anna Cabré from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona will give a lecture at the MPIDR on a Historical Demography project in Barcelona.
December 2, 2011 | Suessmilch Lecture
Male and female fertility
On December 6, the demographer Nico W. Keilman from the University of Oslo will give a lecture at the MPIDR.
December 1, 2011 | News
On November 30, MPIDR Research fellow Anika Rasner defended her doctoral thesis at the TU Berlin. Among other things, she looks at the impact of marriage and divorce on the amount of pension women receive.
November 23, 2011 | News
Latsis Prize 2011 for James Vaupel
MPIDR Director James W. Vaupel has been awarded the renowned European Latsis Prize by the European Science Foundation.
November 19, 2011 | News
Former Guest Researcher Nandita Saikia was awarded for a study about life expectancy in India conducted during her stay at the MPIDR.
November 15, 2011 | Obituary
Nancy Vaupel passed away
The former Head of the Office of Information Systems and Services of the MPIDR Nancy Vaupel passed away November 11.