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Dr. Akbar Aghajanian

Dr. Akbar Aghajanian

Dr. Akbar Aghajanian
Graduate Program Coordinator

Office: Taylor Science, Room 210-C
Phone: (910) 672-2927
Fax: (910) 672-1068

Office Hours (Fall 2015):
M    10 a.m. - 12 p.m., 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.;
T     10 a.m. - 12 p.m.;
or by appointment

Dr. Akbar Aghajanian is a Professor of Sociology-Demography. He received his MA and Ph.D. from Duke University in Durham, NC and completed postdoctoral research at the International Population Center at Cornell University. He has taught and conducted research at the University of Washington in Seattle before he joined Fayetteville State University in 1990. He has severed as consultant to the United Nations Fund for Population Activity. He has research and training grants from Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Education, and National Science Foundation.

Courses Taught
SOCI 331 - Social Statistics
SOCI 430 - Demography
SOCI 470 - Social Change
SOCI 505 - Advanced Statistics
SOCI 535 - Demographic Techniques
SOCI 600 - Seminar in Fertility and Mortality

Areas of Research Interest
Fertility and Mortality Trends and Differentials
Program Evaluation
Health Disparities

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