Virginia Sondergeld

Virginia Sondergeld

Research Associate in the Gender Economics Research Group

Ph.D. Student in the Public Economics Department

Research Topics and Working Areas
Virginia is a research associate in DIW's research group Gender Economics since October 2020. She joined the Berlin School of Economics as a PhD student in 2019. She holds an MSc in Economics from the London School of Economics and a BSc in Economics and Business Administration from Goethe University, Frankfurt.
Before her doctoral studies, Virginia gained two years of professional experience in economic consulting as an Economic Analyst at NERA Economic Consulting in the company's energy and infrastructure practice.
Virginia is Co-founder and Chair of the Board of The Women in Economics Initiative (e.V.) since July 2019.



VoxEU Column

Few top positions in economics are held by women

2021 | Philip Hanspach, Virginia Sondergeld, Jess Palka
DIW aktuell ; 65 / 2021

Mindestbeteiligung von Frauen in Vorständen: Einige Unternehmen sind neuem Gesetz bereits zuvorgekommen

2021| Virginia Sondergeld, Katharina Wrohlich
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Few Top Positions in Economics Are Held by Women

In: (15.02.2021), [Online-Artikel] | Philip Hanspach, Virginia Sondergeld, Jess Palka

Research Projects