Nadia Steiber is a Senior Researcher at the Institute for Advanced Studies and a Research Scholar at the International Institute of Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA). She holds a doctoral degree in sociology from Nuffield College, Oxford University. From October 2013 to February 2018 she held the positon of Assistant Professor at the Department of Economic Sociology of the University of Vienna. From September 2009 to August 2012, she was a postdoctoral Research Fellow at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy (Max Weber Programme & Marie Curie Intra-European Fellowship). Her current research at IIASA focuses on life course models of health inequality and on the development of novel measures of ageing (within the ERC Re-Ageing Project led by Sergei Scherbov).

Areas of Expertise

  • Life Course
  • Ageing and Health
  • Social Mobility
  • Retirement Behaviour
  • Women's Employment

Research Areas


Affiliation: IIASA
E-Mail: steiber@iiasa.ac.at
Phone: +43 2236 807 379

Other Resources

Personal Website www.mwpweb.eu/NadiaSteiber

The Wittgenstein Centre aspires to be a world leader in the advancement of demographic methods and their application to the analysis of human capital and population dynamics. It is a collaboration among the World Population Program of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), the Vienna Institute of Demography of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (VID/ÖAW) and the Demography Group and the Research Institute on Human Capital and Development of the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU).

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