This webinar honors Gordon De Jong, Distinguished Emeritus Professor of Sociology and Demography at Pennsylvania State University, as IUSSP's 30th Laureate recognizing his groundbreaking work on migration and his service to the training of demographers from all over the world in a career spanning nearly half a century. Among Gordon De Jong’s lasting contributions, was his vision to create a unique interdisciplinary training program in Demography at Penn State. Join us to learn more about Gordon De Jong's career and contributions from his colleagues and former students.
In addition to presentations made by colleagues and former students listed below, there will
be an opportunity for members of the audience to say a few words at the end of the ceremony. If you are interested, let us know when you register.
Thomas K. LeGrand, IUSSP President, Professor Emeritus, University of Montreal
Stephen A. Matthews, Professor, Pennsylvania State University
David Shapiro, Professor Emeritus of Economics, Demography, and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Pennsylvania State University
Parfait Eloundou-Enyegue, Professor, Cornell University
Stephanie Bohon, Professor, University of Tennessee, Knoxville)