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.