Till received his PhD in sociology from Yale University in 2019 and is a postdoctoral researcher at Bremen University, SOCIUM – Research Center on Inequality and Social Policy, Germany. He is a faculty fellow at Yale University’s Center for Cultural Sociology.
His research interests include justice orientations, culture and inequality, social memory, post-1989 transformations, and computational social science.
He is currently working on a book project that examines popular experiences of the East German and the Czech post-1989 transformations in a comparative perspective. This project is based on fieldwork and interviews with 67 respondents conducted in 2016 and 2017.
As a member of the Working Group on the Comparative Study of Societies at the SOCIUM, he is researching popular beliefs about inequality and wealth.