Majed Dodin was born in Berlin, Germany, in 1989. He received his Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Mannheim in 2012. During his studies he worked as a research assistant at the Chair of Econometrics, Professor Frölich, and the Centre for European Economic Research. Majed entered the CDSE through the Master of Economic Research program and spent the 2014/15 academic year at the University of California, Berkeley. His research interests include applied econometrics, especially program evaluation, as well as the economics of education and labor markets.