Daniela Weber is a Research Scholar at the International Institute of Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and an Assistant Professor at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU). Dr. Weber graduated in technical mathematics at the Vienna University of Technology in 2005 and in 2012 she graduated in statistics at the University of Vienna. She completed her PhD at the Vienna University of Economics and Business in 2015 with the dissertation "An International Perspective on Aging and Cognitive Decline".

Her research focuses on aging and health, whereas the international perspective is of particular interest to her. Dr. Weber develops new measures of aging and investigates socioeconomic and behavioral determinants of cognitive as well as physical aging.

Areas of Expertise

  • Ageing Populations
  • Cognitive & Physical Functioning
  • Biomarkers
  • Statistical Modelling
  • International Ageing Data Sources

Research Areas

Curriculum Vitae

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Affiliation: IIASA
E-Mail: weberd(at)iiasa.ac.at
Phone: +43 2236 807 232

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. In assessing the effects of these forces on long-term human well-being, we combine scientific excellence in a multidisciplinary context with relevance to a global audience. It is a collaboration among the Department of Demography of the University of Vienna, the World Population Program of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the Vienna Institute of Demography of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (VID/ÖAW).

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