Prof. Dr. Stephan L. Thomsen

Prof. Dr. Stephan L. Thomsen
Office hours
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Address
Königsworther Platz 1
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
218
Prof. Dr. Stephan L. Thomsen
Address
Königsworther Platz 1
30167 Hannover
Building
Room
218
Roles
Executive Director
Office hours
nach Vereinbarung
Institute of Economic Policy
Executive Director
Office hours
nach Vereinbarung
Centre for Economic Policy Studies
Teaching Staff Representatives
Teaching Staff Representatives
Professors
Office hours
nach Vereinbarung
Institute of Economic Policy
Professors
Working Group on Corporate Panel Research

OTHER FUNCTIONS: LEIBNIZ RESEARCH CENTER SCIENCE AND SOCIETY

Functions

RESEARCH AND TEACHING INTERESTS

  • Empirical economics and econometrics, especially applied econometrics, microeconometrics and (microeconometric) policy evaluation
  • Labour economics and education economics, especially evaluation of policy reforms, human capital development, migration and social security

CV

  • Academic Career

    Since 07/16
    Managing Director of the Center for Economic Policy Studies (CWS) of the Institute of Economic Policy, Hannover

    Since 10/11
    Professor of Economics, esp. Applied Economic Policy (W3), Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Universität Hannover

    10/11 to 06/16
    Director of the Lower Saxony Institute for Economic Research (NIW)
    (Scientific director, managing director and chairperson of the board)

    08/07 to 09/11
    Assistant Professor for Labour Market Economics at the Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg

    04/06 to 07/07
    Researcher (Post-Doc) at the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW Mannheim)

    04/01 to 03/06Researcher, Chair of Statistics and Econometrics, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt am Main 10/99 to 03/01Research assistant and tutor in statistics at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt am Main


    07/99 to 09/99
    Student assistant at the BfG ImmoInvest (real estate funds) in Frankfurt am Main

    07/97 to 04/98
    Military service in the press centre of the Air Force Cologne as editor of the magazine “Luftwaffe”

  • Education

    04/01 to 03/06
    PhD studies at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, Title of the thesis: Evaluating the Employment Effects of Job Creation Schemes in Germany (summa cum laude)
    (Graduation: Dr. rer. pol. )

    04/03 to 09/04
    Diploma in business administration at the Fernuniversität in Hagen

    04/98 to 03/01
    Diploma in economics at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt am Main.

  • Memberships and Functions

    Since 12/18
    Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board “Effects of Intensified Career Guidance at High Schools", Institute for Employment Research (IAB) Nuremberg.

    Since 04/18
    Executive Board Member of the Leibniz Center for Science and Society, Leibniz Universität Hannover

    Since 04/17
    Research Fellow of the Global Labor Organization

    03/17 - 3/19
    Member of the Scientific Advisory Board EBEN-MEA, Kyritz and Fehrbellin

    Since 01/17
    Member of the Leibniz Center for Science and Society, Leibniz Universität Hannover

    Since 04/16
    Spokesperson of the Research Centre for the Lower Saxony Company Panel at Leibniz University of Hannover

    Since 08/14
    Research Fellow at the Institute for the Future of Labour (IZA), Bonn

    Since 11/07
    Research Associate (Research Professor) at the Centre for European Economic Research (ZEW) Mannheim.

    10/16 to 10/18
    Collaboration in the working group “Economic Education" of the Verein für Sozialpolitik (Association for Social Policy).

    01/15 to 04/17
    Member of the Scientific Advisory Board for the 5th Framework Programme Report on Poverty and Wealth of the Federal Government, Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs, Berlin.

    12/09 to 12/14
    Member of the Steering Group of the Expert Platform on Demographic Change in Saxony-Anhalt, WZW Wissenschaftszentrum Sachsen-Anhalt, Lutherstadt Wittenberg

    Member of the Committee on Population Economics, the Committee on Economics of Education and the Committee on the History of Economics in the Verein für Socialpolitik