Sebastian Schier-Morgenthal owns a PhD in Computer Science. He holds Software Engineering lectures at the DHBW Mannheim.
In 2003 Sebastian Schier-Morgenthal joined German Aerospace Center (DLR) initially as a student and since 2007 as a scientist at the Institute of Flight Guidance. He became head of the Controller Assistance department in 2021.
Throughout his scientific career Sebastian Schier-Morgenthal has a focus on concepts for air traffic control, air traffic control simulations and airport management. His department is one of the leading research institutions for air traffic control supporting systems and innovative operational concept.