Party affiliation: Social Democratic Party of Germany
Chairman, Young Socialists AG. Chairman, District Young Socialists. Deputy Chairman, town Association.
Member of district committee. Member of Kreistag, 1974-1980. Deputy district chairman, 1980.
Member of Bundestag; assistant, Institut, of Mathematics, University of Saarland, 1968-1973. Maths and physics teacher at secondary level, 1969-1980.