Aline Zucco joined the Graduate Center in 2015. She received her Master’s degree in Economics from the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg. In her master’s thesis she analyzed the wage loss after birth-related career interruptions in male and female dominated occupations. During her studies she did internships at the Institute for Employment Research (IAB) and the DIW Berlin in the department of “Public Economics”. Besides this, she worked as a student assistant in the department of “Education and employment over the life course” at the IAB.