Sebastian Siebel-Achenbach

Lecturer, Associate Director Undergraduate Studies

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Sebastian Siebel-Achenbach is trained in history and business, which is supplemented with real business practice. Having taught for over 20 years, Sebastian brings almost a decade of experience as a manager of a company.

Sebastian is a lover of 'real football' ("soccer" to the uninitiated), passionate about 'great' music (eclectic), and keeping up with current developments (of all types). Sebastian has a great hope to piece together all the diverse threads that exist in our world into a whole 'fabric'.

Courses taught

  • GBDA 204: Applied Leadership and Management


  • Doctorate, Magdalen College, University of Oxford, United Kingdom, 1988 (Modern European History)
  • M.B.A., Wilfrid Laurier University, 1999.

Research and teaching interests

  • Contemporary global developmental antecedents through recent history and where the current trends might be pushing politics, economies, and societies.

Community involvement

  • 'Real football' coach and a member of church choir - poor souls!


  • Co-editor of an anthology on German-speaking immigrants to Waterloo county/region since 1945. To be published in 2016.

Connect with Sebastian

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  519-888-4567, ext. 36135
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 HH 106 / DMS 3128
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 Curriculum Vitae