Assistant Professor (non-tenure track)
Education and Professional Experience:
Since 2010 Research Scholar am International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Laxenburg
Since 2016 Assistant Professor Health Economics and Policy Division, Vienna University of Economics and Business
2015 Doctorate (with distinction) in Social and Economic Sciences, Vienna University of Economics and Business
2012 Master in Statistics, University of Vienna
2005 Master equivalent in Technical Mathematics, Vienna University of Technology
Physical and Cognitive Ageing
Health (healthy ageing; inequalities)
Prasitsiriphon O & Weber D (2019). Objective physical measures and their association with subjective functional limitations in a representative study population of older Thais. BMC Geriatrics 19 (1) DOI:10.1186/s12877-019-1093-3.
Dekhtyar S, Weber D , Helgertz J, & Herlitz A (2018). Sex differences in academic strengths contribute to gender segregation in education and occupation: A longitudinal examination of 167,776 individuals. Intelligence 67: 84-92. DOI:10.1016/j.intell.2017.11.007.
Weber D, Skirbekk V, Freund I, & Herlitz A (2014). The changing face of cognitive gender differences in Europe. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 111 (32): 11673-11678. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1319538111.
Skirbekk V, Loichinger E, & Weber D (2012). Variation in cognitive functioning as a refined approach to comparing aging across countries. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109 (3): 770-774. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1112173109.
Please find the full list of publications here.
WU (Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien)
Vienna University of Economics and Business
Welthandelsplatz 1, Building D4
1020 Vienna, Austria
Room: Third floor / D4.3.276
Phone: +43 - 01 - 31336 - 5590
Office Hours: please request by email
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