“We have more life time available – but we have to seize it and shape it.”

You need structure and recognition in old age

Goethe Institut Russia, 9 November 2020
“Aging is by no means just a question of work; there are many paths to successful aging,“ says Ursula Staudinger.

Aging researcher explains, why we are getting younger and younger

KURIER, 18 October 2020
“Our life did not get longer by chance, but because we took care that we can age healthier,“ says Ursula Staudinger.

Ignite a fire at many ends

www.jmwiarda.de, 17 September 2020
“The great leaps in science occur at the borders and transitions,“ says Ursula Staudinger.

Ursula Staudinger publications


Ursula Staudinger is the author/co-author of over 200 publications dealing with aspects of demographic change, the aging process and wisdom. To obtain the password for these view PDFs, please contact us.


Today, people in modern societies live approximately 30 years longer than was the case 100 years ago. Those extra years should be shaped in an active and conscious way. Ursula Staudinger investigates the plasticity of the aging process.

Ursula Staudinger


Demographic change brings about new opportunities and challenges. What does lifelong learning mean? Demographic expert Ursula M. Staudinger is keen to answer media inquiries and to explain the findings of her aging research.