Alain Belanger joined the JRC-IIASA Centre of Expertise on Population and Migration as an Associate Research Scholar in 2016. He is also professor of demography at Quebec’s Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS-Urbanisation Culture Société) in Montréal. He graduated from the University of Montréal where he received his BA in History and MSc in Demography and from the University of Colorado where he received his PhD in Geography. Prior to his appointment with INRS in 2007, he worked 17 years at Statistics Canada where he held the positions of Coordinator of research and analysis in Demography Division and Assistant-Director with the Census Subject Matter Program. He has been elected and served as Vice-President (2012-2014) and President of the Canadian Population Association (2014-2016).

Areas of Expertise

  • Population projections and microsimulation
  • Immigration and integration
  • Demolinguistic

Research Areas

Curriculum Vitae

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Affiliation: IIASA
E-Mail: belanger(at)iiasa.ac.at
Phone: +43 2236 807 378

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The Wittgenstein Centre aspires to be a world leader in the advancement of demographic methods and their application to the analysis of human capital and population dynamics. It is a collaboration among the World Population Program of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), the Vienna Institute of Demography of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (VID/ÖAW) and the Demography Group and the Research Institute on Human Capital and Development of the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU).

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