Research Professor Emeritus, Population Studies Center.
Professor Emeritus, Sociology.
Ph.D., Princeton University
Dr. Knodel has conducted research in the areas of social demography in developing countries (specializing in Southeast Asia and particularly Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia) and European historical demography. His current research focuses on studies, primarily in Cambodia and Thailand, of the status of and support systems for the elderly, the impact of the AIDS epidemic on older persons, and the impact of migration of adult children on parents who remain in rural areas.