Contact & CV

Professor Dr. Klaus F. Zimmermann is

  • Member of the Leopoldina, the German National Academy of Sciences
  • Member of the Academia Europaea, the European Academy of Sciences, and Chair of its Section for Economics, Business and Management Sciences
  • Member of the Regional Science Academy
  • Research Fellow, Center for Evaluation and Development, University of Mannheim
  • Senior Fellow of the Center for Development Research (ZEF), University of Bonn
  • Associate Research Fellow of the Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), Brussels
  • Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research (CEPR), London
  • Fellow of the European Economic Association
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Berlin Institute for Population and Development
  • Member of the Advisory Committee of the China Institute of Income Distribution Studies at Beijing Normal University
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Migration Policy Centre (MPC) of the Robert Schuman Centre of Advanced Studies at the European University Institute in Florence
  • Associate Researcher of the Centre for Migration Studies, Prague Business School
  • Member of the Strategic Advisory Board of LIEPP (Laboratoire interdisciplinaire d’évaluation des politiques publiques), Sciences Po Paris
  • Chair of the Scientific Advisory Board of the Central European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI), Bratislava
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Board, Weis[s]e Wirtschaft
  • Member of the Advisory Board of nccr-on the move, National Center of Competence in Research – The Migration-Mobility Nexus, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
  • Member of the Executive Board of EBES, the Eurasia Business and Economics Society

Previous positions (selection)

  • Visiting Professor Princeton University, Visiting Faculty of the Department of Economics and its Industrial Relations Section
  • Visiting Professor Harvard University, Center for European Studies,  John F. Kennedy Memorial Policy Fellow, Center for European Studies
  • Founding Director of the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
  • President of the German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin)
  • Professorships at University of Pennsylvania, Munich University, Kyoto University and Dartmouth College, among others.