June 18, 2018
Catch up with the latest in the Spring 2018 edition of the PSTC newsletter.
June 5, 2018
The PSTC is now accepting applications to develop collaborative population-related projects. Applications due June 10.
June 4, 2018
PSTC faculty associates convene Brown International Advanced Research Institutes (BIARI) on campus and across the globe.
June 1, 2018
Several PSTC faculty associates are being promoted by Brown University, effective July 1.
June 1, 2018
Jennifer Park ('04 PhD in Sociology) has received the 2018 Excellence in Public Service Award from PAA.
May 25, 2018
Predoctoral trainees and postdocs secure placements following completion of the PSTC training program.
May 24, 2018
Mindfulness, incarceration, inter-generational mobility, and migration to be addressed.
May 23, 2018
Five PSTC faculty associates have received Research Seed Funds, Salomon Awards, and a teaching award from Brown University.
May 18, 2018
Multiple PSTC affiliates and alum have contributed to the newly published handbook.
In the News
June 9, 2018 | Portland Press Herald | Matthew Turner
Widening highways doesn't relieve traffic congestion, says PSTC economist Matthew Turner.
May 31, 2018 | American Enterprise Institute | Zhenchao Qian
A new report on millennials cites research on interracial marriage in the U.S. by PSTC sociologist Zhenchao Qian.
May 31, 2018 | Wired | John Friedman
PSTC economist Jesse Shapiro comments on the use of phone data, even when phone owners are unaware.
May 29, 2018 | RI NPR | John Logan
Providence white-Hispanic segregation is among highest in the nation, says PSTC demographer John Logan.
May 25, 2018 | Daily Mail | Emily Oster
May 24, 2018 | Mathmatica Policy Research | Matthew Kraft
Study co-authored by PSTC Assistant Professor of Education Matthew Kraft addresses the impact of teacher evaluations on supply of new teachers.
May 23, 2018 | Marketplace | John F
College is an incredible boost to upward mobility but students need to decide wisely about where to go, says PSTC economist John Friedman.
May 22, 2018 | FutureEd | Matthew Kraft
Assistant Professor of Education Matthew Kraft discusses the successes, failures, and future of teacher evaluation reforms.