1984 - 1999 study of civil engineering at the Technical University Munich
> managerial position at the German Federal Institute of Hydrology (Bundesanstalt für Gew?sserkunde) in Koblenz in the field of river morphology
> freelance work as consulting engineer in the field of constructional water researches, hydraulics and hydrology specialized in river morphology, sediment transport and physical modeling
> associate lecturer at the University of Federal Armed Forces Munich at the institute of hydromechanics and hydrology
> scientific assistant at the institute of hydromechanics and hydrology, University of Federal Armed Forces Munich
> student assistant at the institute of constructional water researches, University of Federal Armed Forces Munich
> member of the ATV-DVWK (german association of water research) technical committee GB-2 "maintenance and river design"
> head of the ATV-DVWK technical group GB-2.5 "dynamic-morphological processes in rivers"
> member of the ATV-DVWK technical group WW 2.4 "sediment transport modelling"
> member in the german - sino research group GESINUS
> member of the ATV-DVWK technical committee WW 2 "sediments in rivers and reservoirs"