Michael Seiler, DBA

J.E. Zollinger Professor or Real Estate & Finance

Email: mjseiler@wm.edu
Program: Online MSF

DBA, Finance and Real Estate, Cleveland State University
MBA, University of North Florida
BS, Finance and Economics, University of South Florida

Expertise: Behavioral and experimental real estate, portfolio management, brokerage

Michael J. Seiler is the J. Edward Zollinger Professor of Real Estate and Finance at William & Mary's Raymond A. Mason School of Business. He has been a visiting scholar at Harvard University, University of Cambridge, London School of Economics, and a Visiting Professor at Johns Hopkins University and the Australian National University. A former hedge fund Chief Economist, Michael is an internationally recognized behavioral real estate researcher whose studies have been cited in the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and the Washington Post. He has published 180 research studies, has written several books, and serves as the co-editor of the Journal of Real Estate Research.

Michael received the James A. Graaskamp Award which recognizes extraordinary iconoclastic thought/action throughout a person’s career in the development of a multi-disciplinary philosophy of real estate in the areas of behavioral real estate and decision-making. As past president of the American Real Estate Society, Michael is currently the #1 ranked real estate researcher, and actively serves as an expert witness and consultant in the areas of behavioral and experimental real estate and finance. Michael also is the co-creator of the National Association of Industrial and Office Property (NAIOP) Quarterly Forecast.