Samuel Popkin, PhD '69 | Multimedia | MIT Political Science

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Nov 6, 2015 ... Panel 3: MIT's Distinctive Approaches to the Discipline of Political Science ( American Politics) Panel 3: MIT's Distinctive Approaches to the Discipline of Political Science (American Politics) Massachusetts Institute of Technology



Samuel L. Popkin - Wikipedia

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Samuel L. Popkin (born June 9, 1942) is a political scientist who teaches at the University of ... Early life[edit]. Samuel L. Popkin was born on June 9, 1942. He received his Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1969. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search This biography of a living person needs additional citations for verification. Please help by adding reliable sources. Contentious material about living persons that is unsourced or poorly sourced must be removed immediately, especially if potentially libelous or harmful. Find sources: "Samuel L. Popkin" – news · newspapers · books · scholar · JSTOR (November 2017) (Learn how and when to remove this template message) Samuel L. Popkin (born June 9, 1942) is a political scientist who teaches at the University of California, San Diego. Popkin has played a role in the development of rational choice theory within political science. He is also noted for his work as a pollster. Samuel L. Popkin was born on June 9, 1942. He received his Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1969. Popkin has published in unusually diverse areas. His most recent book is The Candidate: What it Takes to Win (and Hold) the White House. Earlier he wrote The Reasoning Voter: Communication and Persuasion in Presidential Campaigns and co-authored Issues and Strategies: The Computer Simulation of Presidential Campaigns. He also co-edited Chief of Staff: Twenty-Five Years of Managing the Presidency. When he was assistant professor of Government, in 1972, he was jailed for a week, for his refusal to answer questions before a grand jury investigating the Pentagon Papers case, during a hearing before the Boston's Federal District Court.[1] The Faculty Council later passed a resolution condemning the government's interrogation of scholars on the grounds that "an unlimited right of grand juries to ask any question and to expose a witness to citations for contempt could easily threaten scholarly research."[1]




Daniel Popkin M.D., Ph.D. Obituary - Nashville, TN

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Jan 18, 2021 ... He is preceded in death by his mother, Hae-Yung Sohn. Daniel is survived by his wife, Margaret Mann; son, Samuel Popkin; father and step- ...---



Barry M. Popkin, PhD - UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health

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Popkin, PhD, is the W. R. Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor of nutrition at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. He holds a doctorate in agricultural  ... Innovation and Entrepreneurship W. R. KENAN JR. DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR 137 East Franklin Street, Room 6305 Curriculum Vitae Biosketch Barry Popkin's Website Global Food Research Program Popkin honored with World Obesity Federation award Barry M. Popkin, PhD, is the W. R. Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor of nutrition at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. He holds a doctorate in agricultural economics from Cornell University. He established the Division of Nutrition Epidemiology at UNC and later established and led the UNC Interdisciplinary Obesity Center, funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). He developed the concept of the Nutrition Transition, the study of the dynamic shifts in dietary intake and physical activity patterns and trends around obesity and other nutrition-related noncommunicable diseases (NCD). His research program focuses globally (both in the U.S. and in low- and middle-income countries) on understanding the stages of transition and is currently focused on working with the impact of programs and policies meant to improve the health of the population during their time of transition.  Having played a central role in placing the concerns of global obesity, its determinants and consequences on the global stage, Popkin is involved now in work on the program and policy design and evaluation side at the national level, including collaborative sugar-sweetened beverages (SSB)/junk food tax evaluation research in Mexico (with the National Institute of Public Health) in evaluating the impact of the Mexican SSB and nonessential food taxes, and in conducting similar work with the Institute of Nutrition and Food Technology, University of Chile in evaluating an SSB tax and regulatory policies to create healthier diets and prevent obesity and other nutrition-related NCDs. Similar collaborations with the University of Western Cape and Wits Universities Priceless research team on evaluating the sugar-sweetened tax in that country and working on other obesity prevention activities, and related programs collaborating with the University of Sao Paulo and Javeriana University in Colombia and Brazil, respectively. His group also is actively involved in research in the US and other countries on policies to improve our global diets with the Global Food Research Program of UNC(see globalfoodresearchprogram.org)





Political Science ***** Feb 3, 2021 ... Samuel L. Popkin, PhD, Emeritus. Philip G. Roeder, PhD, Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Award. Sebastian M. Saiegh, PhD.

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Feb 3, 2021 ... Samuel L. Popkin, PhD, Emeritus. Philip G. Roeder, PhD, Academic Senate
Distinguished Teaching Award. Sebastian M. Saiegh, PhD.





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