Damiano Uccheddu is a PhD Researcher at the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI-KNAW) and affiliated with University of Groningen (Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences). Before joining the NIDI-KNAW in June 2017, he received a Master’s Degree in Sociology and Social Research from the University of Trento (Italy). His PhD project investigates the social and economic inequalities in health among older adults, from a comparative and longitudinal perspective. His main research interests lie in ageing, social determinants of health, welfare systems, and quantitative methods for social research.
Ageing, health inequalities, quantitative methods for social research, social determinants of health, welfare regimes, wellbeing