Sebastian Siegloch joined the University of Mannheim Department of Economics as an Assistant Professor (Juniorprofessor) in August 2014. From January 2013 until July 2014, he held a Postdoc Position as Research Associate at the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) in Bonn.
Sebastian received his Ph.D. for his dissertation "Labor Market Effects of Public Policy" from the University of Cologne in July 2013. Prior to his doctoral studies, he studied Economics and Political Science at the University of Cologne and at Sciences Po Paris, graduating as Diplom-Volkwirt (equiv. M.A. Economics) in 2009. In addition, he received a degree from the Cologne School of Political and Economic Journalism (equiv. B.A. Journalism) in 2007.
His current research interests are empirical public and labor economics as well as applied microeconometrics. He is particularly interested in the labor market effects of income and corporate taxation.