The Cornell Population Center (CPC), directed by Dr. Kelly Musick, has 115 faculty affiliates from 24 departments
and programs who specialize in population research relating broadly to four core themes: (1) families and children; (2) health behaviors and disparities; (3) poverty and inequality; and (4) immigration and diversity. Cross-cutting themes include a focus on public policy, racial and ethnic diversity, migration and immigration, social and biological mechanisms, and domestic-international research. The CPC's Associate Director is Parfait Eloundou-Enyegue.The CPC is a member of the Association of Population Centers.
The Cornell Population Center coordinates and promotes national and international population research, encourages cross-disciplinary innovation, facilitates research funding, improves interdisciplinary training, and converts academic studies into policy recommendations and guidance for practitioners.
The Cornell Population Center (CPC) receives support from the College of Human Ecology. The CPC was previously funded by grant, 5 R24 HD058488, awarded to Cornell University by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Health and Child Development.