New journal Spatial Demography is launched

Website Link: Visit to learn more about the journal. Start Date: 04/24/2013 End Date:  09/04/2013 Short Project Description (150 words): A new journal Spatial Demography was launched in April 2013. This online journal focuses “on the spatial analysis of demographic processes based on modern demographic data visualization, enhanced geo-referenced data availability, and spatial statistics. The journal features full color graphics, motion video tools, and a quick time-to-publication. It publishes research articles, essays, research reports, data sources, computing software, teaching notes, and Continue reading New journal Spatial Demography is launched

Future Directions in Spatial Demography–report now available

The Final Report on Future Directions in Spatial Demography Specialist Meeting (Santa Barbara, Dec 2011) features the perspectives of nearly four dozen spatial demographers on the opportunities and challenges facing the field. Special attention is given to the training needs for education and research. View presentations, position papers, and the final report at

Welcome to the Advanced Spatial Analysis Website

Start Date: 04/03/2013 End Date: 12/31/2013 Short Project Description (150 words): Welcome to the new website for the GISPopSci program of Penn State University and UC Santa Barbara. The site, launched for public access in June 2013, features learning and instructional resources of value to researchers and students interested in spatial demography. Many of the resources have been re-purposed from our prior NIH-supported training programs in spatial analysis for the population sciences. The original site is still accessible at You Continue reading Welcome to the Advanced Spatial Analysis Website