I was born on September 24th 1966 in Northern Germany.
After school, I worked for the Dresdner Bank in Germany and did the obligatory military service.
In 1988, I started my first degree in Geology at the University of Freiburg in Germany. My main interests were focussed on Sedimentology and Structural Geology.
From 1994 to 1999 I worked for various years in industry and academia.
In October 1999 I started my PhD at the University of Cambridge, working on "2D Subsidence Modelling of Sedimentary Basins". I am a member of Darwin College and my supervisor for this PhD is Dr. Nicky White.
If you want, You can have a look at a more detailed CV here.
Last updated: February 2nd 2002