Jean-Marc ROBIN joined the Department in 2010 as Professor of Economics and has been chairing it since 2013. He is also Professor of Economics (part-time) at University College London and a team member of the Centre for Microdata Methods and Practice (CEMMAP) at the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS). Before joining Sciences Po's permanent faculty he was Professor of Economics at the University of Paris I, an Associate Chair at the Paris School of Economics and Director of Research at the Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA). Jean-Marc Robin is also a Fellow of the Econometric Society and an elected member of its Council as well as of the Council of the European Economic Association. In 2018 he became a Founding Fellow of the International Association for Applied Econometrics. His research interests focus on microeconometrics, labour microeconomics and search and matching. In 2010 he was awarded the prestigious ERC Advanced Grant for his project "Wage Dynamics, Sorting Patterns in Labour Markets and Policy Evaluation" (WASP). He regularly published in the "Big Five" international journals - Econometrica, the Journal of Econometrics, the Review of Economic Studies, etc. He was a Co-Editor of both Econometrica and the Econometrics Journal for many years and is currently the Associate Editor of Économie et Prévision, Annales d'Économie et Statistiques.