Associate Professor Dr. Vipan Prachuabmoh, is a Faculty Member and former Dean of the College of Population Studies at Chulalongkorn University. Vipan Prachuabmoh received her PhD in Sociology from University of Chicago, USA. She was awarded the University of Chicago Un-endowed and Hewlett Fund Fellowship from 1987–1990 and the Population Council Fellowship from 1990–1991. Dr Vipan Prachuabmoh is a demographer whose main research interests lie in the fields of fertility, aging, and population policy. She has published many articles on these subjects. In 2009, she and her research team worked on a project for setting up systems for monitoring and evaluation for the Second National Plan for Older Persons (2002–2021) and received the National Research Council of Thailand’s Award for the best research in Sociology.