Personell News , News of 6 January 2017
GC welcomes Georg Weizsäcker as new dean
In January 2017, the DIW Graduate Center is happy to welcome its new dean, Prof. Georg Weizsäcker, Ph.D.. He is professor at Humboldt-University of Berlin with research interests on experimental economics, financial decision-making, game theory, decision theory, and microeconomics. He's currently teaching as visiting professor at Stanford University in the winter term 2016/17 and will return to Berlin in the middle of March.
Georg worked as the dean of DIW Graduate Center in 2011, and has been acting as the faculty member of GC since 2009 and of BDPEMS since 2012. Besides that, he is the deputy spokesperson of the Collaborative Research Center Transregio SFB-TRR 190, the program director of the Berlin Economics Research Associates (BERA) and works on numerous editorial boards of peer reviewed journals. We wish him a good start!