born 5. Juli 1961 in Einbeck, Germany
married, one daughter
University of Regensburg
Privat: Wilhelmstrasse 20, 93049 Regensburg
1967-1980 Primary school, Gymnasium
1980-1984 Studies of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University Tübingen.
1984-1985 Student in the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA
1985-1986 Biochemistry student, University Tübingen.
1987 Diploma thesis, Max-Planck-Institut for Developmental Biology, Tübingen with C. Nüsslein-Volhard.
1988-1991 Ph.D. thesis at the Max-Planck-Institut for Developmental Biology, Tübingen with C. Nüsslein-Volhard
Abitur 1980 (1.2)
Diploma Dezember 1987 (sehr gut)
Ph.D. May 1991 (summa cum laude)
Venia legendi July 2001
Oberassistenz January 2002
Hochschuldozent September 2004
Professor Oktober 2007
May 91 - Dec 91 Postdoc at the Max-Planck-Institut for Developmental Biology, Tübingen with C. Nüsslein-Volhard.
Dec 91 - Sep 96 Postdoc at the University of California, San Francisco, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics with P. O'Farrell
Sep 96 - July 07 Group leader at the University of Cologne, Institute for Genetics.
Aug 07 - Sep08 Senior research assistent, University of Zürich with C. Lehner
since Oct 08 Professor for Genetics, University of Regensburg
Postgraduate Stipend, Boehringer Ingelheim Fonds, 1988
Postdoc Fellowship European Molecular Biology Organization, 1991
Otto Hahn Medal of the Max-Planck Society, Juni 1992
Postdoc Fellowship, Human Frontiers in Science Organization, 1992
Independent groupleader position within SFB 243, 1996