George C. Alter

George C. Alter

Research Professor, Population Studies Center.
Research Professor, Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research, Institute for Social Research.
Professor, Department of History.
Ph.D., History, University of Pennsylvania
Research Interests:  Dr. Alter's research interests lie in the history of the family, demography, and economic history. Recent work explores demographic responses to economic hardship in Europe and East Asia, and the effects of childhood experiences on health in old age.

Select Projects

CALIFORNIA: Cloud-agnostic Architecture to Locate Indexed FAIR Objects and safely Reuse them in New Integrated Analyses (Office of the Director, NIH)

FACTORS IN AGING: Best Practices in Archiving and Sharing Longitudinal Data Resources on Aging (NIA)

Computing Statistics When Data Cannot Be Shared (Laura and John Arnold Foundation)

Linking MET Teachers and Students in District-wide Data (Gates Foundation)

CIF21 DIBBs: El: Continuous Capture of Metadata for Statistical Data (NSF)

BioCADDIE (Biomedical and healthCAre Data Discovery and Indexing Ecosystem-Supplement 2 (NIAID)

BioCADDIE (Biomedical and healthCAre Data Discovery and Indexing Engine)-Year 3 (NIAID)

Under Construction: The Rise, Spread and Consequences of the Common Core State Standards Initiative in the U.S. Education Sector (Spencer Found)

Midwest Workshop on Big Neuroscience Data, Tools, Protocols & Services (NSF)

National Open Research Data Infrastructure (NORD-i) (Research Council of Norway, The)

Longitudinal Intergenerational Family Electronic Micro-Database (LIFE-M) (NSF)

Factors in Aging: Development Research Resources-Supplement (NIA)

Computing Statistics from Private Data (Sloan)

BioCADDIE (Biomedical and healthCAre Data Discovery and Indexing Ecosystem) (NIAID)

BioCADDIE (Biomedical and healthCAre Data Discovery and Indexing Ecosystem-Supplement (NIAID)

BioCADDIE (Biomedical and healthCAre Data Discovery and Indexing Ecosystem- Supplement 3) (NIAID)

Drug Abuse and HIV Data Archive (NIDA)

DataNet Full Proposal: Sustainable Environment through Actionable Data (SEAD) (NSF)

Terra Populus: A Global Population/Environment Data Network (NSF)


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