Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP). Núcleo de Estudos da População (NEPO)
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Social Scientist and Demographer. Master in Social Sciences (University of São Paulo-USP, Brazil, 1972), Doctorate in Social Sciences (University of São Paulo - USP, Brazil, 1981) and Professor of Demography, State University of Campinas (2011). She is currently Associate Professor II at the State University of Campinas (Department of Demography / IFCH) and researcher at the Center for Population Studies "Elza Berquó" (NEPO / UNICAMP). She is a member of the Latin American Population Association / ALAP, where she has served as Chairman of the Interim Steering Committee, in charge of the institutional organization of ALAP (2003-04), she has served as a member of the ALAP?s Advisory Council and, at this moment, she is a mamber of the Editorial Committe of the journal Revista Latinoamericada de Población,Dr. Oliveira is a founding member of the Brazilian Association for Population Studies / ABEP, where she has served as Treasurer (1977-1978), Vice-President (1987-1988) and President (2003-2004). She is also a member of the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population / IUSSP, having been part of the IUSSP Council from 2006 to 2009 and of its Committee on Reproductive Health from 1995 to 2000. She has also acted as member of the Scientific and Technical Advisory Group (STAG) of the Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction of the World Health Organization (1990-1995). Between 2005 and 2007 she has chaired the Urban-Regional Planning and Demography Area of CAPES, the Brazilian governmental agency in charge of evaluating higher education and, between 2002 and 2003, acted as representative of Demography at the Applied Social Sciences Committee at the Brazilian Council for Scientific and Technological Development/CNPq. From 2007-2011 she chaired the Department of Demography at the Institute of Philosophy and Humanities / IFCH-UNICAMP, a position she also held for a short period in 2013. Between 1994 and 1998 she coordinated the Center for Population Studies / NEPO. Dr. Oliveira acts also as Ad Hoc Consultant for CNPq, CAPES and FAPESP. She teaches and conducts research on Population, especially on family, gender, reproduction and fertility.
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