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Design Age Institute: the UK’s first national design-for-ageing Institute

In a joint venture between  the Royal College of Art, University of Oxford and University of Newcastle, the UK’s first national design-for-ageing Institute has been announced. Th...


2020 IARU Internship | The deadline is extended

The Institute is inviting applications for graduate students from IARU group Universities for 2020 Internship in Oxford - Multi-disciplinary research on different aspects of population ageing....


Gerontechnology can help people in Pandemic COVID-19 - Brazilian Note

The Brazilian Society of Gerontechnology, recognizing the gravity of the situation that both Brazil and the world are facing since the first cases of contagious by COVID-19, issued a note: GERON...


Marie Curie Fellowship | Mengling Cheng

The Institute is delighted to announce that Mengling Cheng has been awarded a Marie Curie PhD fellowship in Public Health Sciences to work on economic, social, and life-course antece...


Koeun Park | PhD award

Congratulations to Koeun Park on successfully defending her doctoral thesis at the Graduate School of Social Welfare, Ewha Woman's University in Seoul, Korea. Koeun was a Vi...


The New Old exhibition | Pratt Manhattan Gallery in New York

The New Old: Designing for Our Future Selves exhibition with demographic exhibits from the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing along side the design work of the Royal College of Art, is now ...


Launch of National Strategy | APPG for Longevity

Prof Sarah Harper and Prof Lynn Cox, members of the All Party Parliamentary Group for Longevity (APPG) Advisory Board, attended the Launch of National Strategy for everyone to have f...


Mohamed Ismail | NAME Network

The Institute welcomes Mohamed Ismail, Associate Research Fellow at the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing.  Mohamed joined the Institute in 2020 to work on research relat...


Professor Steve Rayner (1953 -2020)

The Institute of Population Ageing  is deeply saddened by the death of Professor Steve Rayner,  founding director of the Institute for Science, Innovation and Society. Steve, the ...


Sejong Academic Book Award | Seung-Min Park

The Institute is delighted to announce that Professor Seung-Min Park at Hanbat National University of South Korea has received the Sejong Academic Book Award of 2019 with his sole book &l...


New collaboration with the Korean Health Promotion Institute, Seoul

The Oxford Institute of Population Ageing has established a three year agreement with the Korean Health Promotion Institute, Seoul, South Korea. The agreement will establish a framework wit...


Best national teacher award | Adela Balderas

The Institute is delighted to announce that Dr Adela Balderas has received the best national teacher 2019 award by the Jeunes Restaurateurs Europe at San Sebastián Gastronomika International...


Challenges and Opportunities of Ageing

Dr George W Leeson delivered a keynote speech at the international symposium on Challenges and Opportunities of Ageing taking place at the Ewha Woman’s University, Korea.  ...


ISCFHA Report Published

The Oxford Institute on Population Ageing is pleased to publish the Report "DEVELOPING THE INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY CHALLENGE FUND HEALTHY AGEING (ISCFHA): a technologically enabled ecosystem ...


Demographics, Jobs and Growth Conference

Dr George Leeson is an invited speaker at the Navigating the Future in Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe conference taking place in Dubrovnik on 14-15 July 2019. The IMF and the Croatian ...