15th Annual De Jong Lecture in Social Demography

Date 09/17/20 8:45am to 12:30pm
Location Nittany Lion Inn, Boardroom I, University Park, PA
Contact Carolyn Scott
Contact Email css7@psu.edu

Photo of Massey with grey hair, beard, glasses, and black shirt.

Social Exclusion by Design: Immigration and Segregation in the United States

15th Annual De Jong Lecture in Social Demography

Presented by Douglas S. Massey, Ph.D.
Henry G. Bryant Professor of Sociology and Public Affairs
Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University



Headshot of Amy Hsin with black hair and blue blouse.  Amy Hsin, Associate Professor of Sociology, Queens College, City University of New York

Headshot of Kevin Thomas with white shirt and yellow tie.  Kevin Thomas, Professor of Sociology, Demography, and African Studies, Director, Undergraduate Program in Sociology, Penn State


Registration - Please register online.

The Lecture is free and open to everyone.


Agenda for Thursday, September 17, 2020, Nittany Lion Inn

 8:45 Check-in; Coffee and lite breakfast in Boardroom I

 9:00 Doug Massey, Ph.D.

10:10 Amy Hsin, Ph.D.

10:35 Kevin Thomas, Ph.D.

11:00 Open Discussion

11:45–12:30 Reception for all in Boardroom II


Lecture Sponsors

The De Jong Lecture is supported by the Gordon F. and Caroline M. De Jong Lectureship in Social Demography Endowment, administered jointly and supplemented by the Department of Sociology and Criminology and the Population Research Institute at Penn State.


Gordon F. De Jong is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Sociology and Demography, former Director of the Graduate Program in Demography, and Senior Scientist with the Population Research Institute at Penn State. Caroline M. De Jong, a former middle school teacher, has been involved in numerous community, church, and university-related organizations including the American Association of University Women, Stay-and-Play Nursery School, Presbyterian Women, and the Centre County Board of Elections.

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