||Studying mathematics and physics in Tübingen, supported by the
"Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes".
||One year's research period at King's College, London
||Interim professor in Heidelberg (Institute for Applied Mathematics)
||Hochschuldozent (C2) at the Institute for Mathematics at Tübingen
||Teaching award of the country Baden-Württemberg for
the lectures mathematics for physicists
||Professor (C3) for mathematics at the University of Stuttgart
||"Teacher of the Term" of the Faculty of Physics at the University of Stuttgart
|Since april 2002
||Professor (C4) for mathematics at the TU Darmstadt.
||Teaching award "Athene Preis für Gute Lehre" of the Department of Mathematics at the TU Darmstadt
|Since october 2012
||Dean of the Department of Mathematics.