Ernst-Moritz-Arndt Universität Greifswald, Germany                             since Oct. 2011
Full Profssor for Computer Science (W3)                                                                                               

Eberhard-Karls-Universität Tübingen, Germany                             May 2008 - Sep. 2011
Lecturer (Privatdozent) at the Wilhelm-Schickard-Institut für Informatik                                 July 2008 - Sep. 2011
Department of Cognitive Systems
Recipient of Heisenberg Scholarship                                                                                              Nov. 2008 - Sep. 2011

Bayerische Julius-Maximilians Universität Würzburg, Germany  Sep. 1999 - Apr. 2008
External Lecturer (Lehrauftrag)                                                                                                           SS 2009 - SS 2010
Lecturer (Privatdozent) at the Chair for Computer Science II                                                    Nov. 2006 - Mar. 2009
Programming Languages and Programming Methodology
Habilitation in Computer Science                                                                                                                      July 2006

Complex Systems Summer School, Santa Fe, NM, U.S.A.            June 1999 - July 1999

University of Tübingen, Germany                                                    June 1996 - May 1999
Wilhelm-Schickard-Institute for Computer Science
Degree Dr. rer. nat.                                                                                                                                             July 1999
Dissertation: Control of  a mobile robot with evolved feature detectors

University of Stuttgart, Germany                                                     Oct. 1994 - May 1996
Diplom in Computer Science
Diplomarbeit: Robust extraction of moving objects from a video sequence with a moving camera              May 1996
Studienarbeit: Parallel genetic algorithms on a neuro-computer                                                                      Oct. 1995
Minor: Physics

New York University, NY, U.S.A.                                                     Oct. 1993 - Sep. 1994
Courant-Institute of Mathematical Sciences
Master of Science in Computer Science, Area of Specialization: Robotics                                                      Sep. 1994
Thesis: A direct-drive hand: Design, Modeling and Control

University of Stuttgart, Germany                                                      Oct. 1990 - Sep. 1993
Vordiplom in Computer Science                                                                                                                          Sep. 1992