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1939 born in Berlin 

1964 Diploma in Chemistry, University of Freiburg

1968 Dr. rer.nat. University of Freiburg (Supervisor Kurt Wallenfels)

1969-1970 Postdoctoral Fellow with Lester Reed, University of Texas at Austin

1971 Research Assistant University of Konstanz

1973 Research at the Institut Pasteur, Paris, with J.-P. Changeux

1974 Habilitation, Biochemistry

1978 Associate Professor University of Konstanz

1979 Associate Professor Freie Universität Berlin 

1989 Several offers of Chairs at German Universities 

1990 Chair of Biochemistry, Freie Universität Berlin 

1997-1999 Dean of the Chemistry Department

1997 Member of the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities,

2002-2008 Sekretar (Speaker) of the Bioscience/Medical Section, Member of the Board of the Academy

1994 Treasurer,

2001-2005 President of the European Society of Neurochemistry (ESN) 

Member of the Council of the ISN (1999-2003), Editorial Board of FEBS Journal (Reviews Editor) and various Scientific journals.

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