Michael J.  Seiler

K. Dane Brooksher Endowed Chair Professor of Real Estate and Finance

Area: Real Estate & Finance
Phone: (757) 585-6100
Email: [[m|michael.seiler]]
Office: Miller 3095
CV: {{http://mason.wm.edu/faculty/documents/seiler_2018s_cv.pdf, PDF}}


Dr. Michael J. Seiler is the K. Dane Brooksher Endowed Chair Professor of Real Estate and Finance at William & Mary. A former hedge fund Chief Economist, Dr. Seiler is an internationally recognized behavioral real estate researcher whose studies have been cited in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, LA Times, and Washington Post. He has published over 160 research studies, has written several books, and serves as the co-editor of Journal of Real Estate Research. Dr. Seiler is a past recipient of the William N. Kinnard Young Scholar Award, a national recognition for making significant contributions in his field before the age of 40, and more recently 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. Dr. Seiler is also the past President of the American Real Estate Society (www.aresnet.org).

Recent Accomplishments

2017: Real Estate Academic Leadership (REAL) Author Ranking: #1 out of 888 authors.

Areas of Interest/Expertise
  • Behavioral and Experimental Real Estate
  • Portfolio Management
  • Brokerage
Published In

Real Estate Journals: Real Estate Economics, Journal of Real Estate Finance and Economics, Journal of Real Estate Research, Journal of Housing Economics, Journal of Real Estate Portfolio Management, Appraisal Journal, and Journal of Housing Research, among others.

Finance and Economics Journals: Journal of Behavioral Finance, Journal of Economic Psychology, Review of Behavioral Finance, Advances in Behavioral Finance & Economics, Financial Review, and Journal of Portfolio Management, among others.