University (Diploma/M.Sc.) Biochemistry & Molecular Biology (major),
Neuroscience (minor) Universität Hamburg
, Germany


Graduate / PhD studies (Dr. rer nat) at the Centre for Molecular Neurobiology Hamburg (ZMNH - Prof. Olaf Pongs) and the Neurophysiology Department (Prof. Michael Gewecke).


Postdoc, University Laboratory of Physiology (Prof. Frances Ashcroft) and
MRC Anatomical Neuropharmacology Unit (Prof. Peter Somogyi), University of Oxford, UK.


Royal Society Dorothy Hodgkin Research Fellow (Prof. FM Ashcroft),
University of Oxford, UK.

2003- 2007:

Junior-Professur (tenure track) for Molecular Neurophysiology,
Institut for Physiology (Prof. J. Daut), University of Marburg, Germany.

since 2005:

Head of TransMIT-Project for "Cellspecifc Genexpression profiling" (in spare-time).


Professor for General Physiology, University of Ulm, Germany (Head: Prof. Paul Dietl)

since 09/2010:

Full Professor and Director, Institute of Applied Physiology, University of Ulm (former Head: Prof. Frank Lehmann-Horn, Hertie Senior Professor).

Stipends / Awards