Marc Luy is Head of the research group “Health and Longevity” at the Vienna Institute of Demography of the Austrian Academy of Sciences and Director of the German-Austrian “Cloister Study”. Previously, he was Junior-Professor for Demography and its Applications at the University of Rostock. Before becoming Junior-Professor, he was Doctoral Student and Research Scientist at the University of Rostock, the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock and the Federal Institute for Population Research in Wiesbaden, Germany. The main aim of his research is to disentangle the complex causation of healthy ageing through the study of differentials in health, mortality and longevity.
Check this website to know more about his research: http://www.marcluy.eu/index.htm
Men vs. women: the great longevity race (link to chapter in snowfall)
- Project: The male-female health-mortality paradox (HEMOX)
- Host Institution: Oesterreichische Akademie Der Wissenschaften, Austria
- Call details: Starting Grant (StG), ERC-2010-STG
- Project at the ERC: https://erc.europa.eu/projects-figures/erc-funded-projects/results?search_api_views_fulltext=martin+prince