Other Scholarly and Professional Activities



Professional Activities:

Secretary-Treasurer: Canadian Population Society (current)

Member, Faculty Teaching Award Selection Committee, 2015

Member, Faculty Research Activity Committee (2014-15)

Member and Chair, Research Ethics Committtee (July 2009-2012)

Member, Information Technology Committee (July 2004-2007)

Member of the Program Committee, Canadian Population Society Meetings (Planning for 2005).

Member, Research Ethics Committee (July 2004-2006)

SSHRC and Statistics Canada Application Review Committee, Research Data Centres 2002 - present.

Organizer and Chair, Issues and Developments in Population Estimation Methods and Projections, Annual Meetings of the Canadian Population Society Meetings, May 2001.

Organizer and Chair, Population Estimates and Projections I, Annual Meetings of the Canadian Population Society, May 1998.


PhD Examining Committees:

Ching Jiangqin Du, The Transformation of Conjugal Partnerships: Union Transitions and Trajectories in Canada

Judy Lynn Richards, "Demographic Correlates, Social Relations, and Norms as Determinants of Availability of Adult Children as Potential, Instrumental, and Basic-and-Instrumental Care Providers." Department of Sociology, University of Western Ontario.

Adburrahman Bekir Aydemir “Essays on Immigrant Selection and Economic Assimilation.” Department of Economics, University of Western Ontario.

 Maxwell Hartt  "School of Planning: Faculty of Environment, University of Waterloo"


M.A. Examining Committees:

Tenkorang, Eric Y. Family Structure and Child Outcomes: A Longitudinal Study of Sexual Behaviour of Canadian Adolescents. Thesis (M.A.). - Sociology, University of Western Ontario. 2004.