Professional experience

Since 2010
Professor, chair of Ecosystem Research and Director of the Institute for Ecosystem Research) (C4/W3), Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel, Germany

2000 – 2009
Professor, chair of Ecosystem Research and Director of the Ecology-Centre (C4/W3), Christian-Albrechts-University Kiel, Germany

1996 – 2000
Professor, chair of Landscape Ecology and Soil Science (C4), University Potsdam, Germany

1992 – 1999
Director of the Centre for Agricultural Landscape and Land Use Research (ZALF) (B3), Müncheberg, Germany

1989 – 1992
Professor of Regional Soil Science (C3), Technical University Berlin, Germany

1988 – 1989
Professor of Geoecology (C2), Technical University Braunschweig, Germany

1987 – 1988
Assistant professor (C1), Technical University Braunschweig

1982 – 1987
Senior scientist, Technical University Braunschweig

1980 – 1982
Scientist, Technical University Braunschweig