Andreas Heinz is a Research Scientist at the University of Luxembourg and member of the Centre for Childhood and Youth Research (CCY). His main research interests include adolescent and public health, social inequalities, well-being and survey methods.
Andreas studied social sciences and economics at the University of Trier, where he received his PhD in 2008. Before he joined the University of Luxembourg in 2012, he worked as a researcher at the University of Trier and taught at the TU Kaiserslautern. At the University of Luxembourg, he first analyzed census data in cooperation with the National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (statec). Since 2016, he is a member of the Luxembourg team of HBSC study and advises members of the faculty on research methods. Furthermore, he is involved in other projects, such as the National Youth Report.