Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Union of Germany
Personal assistant, to Professor Wilhelm Hahn, Ministry of Culture, BadenWuttemberg, since 1965. Chairman. Land Young Union. Baden-Wüttemberg, 1967-1972.
Member of Bundestag, since 1969. Speaker, Education and Research Policies, CDU/CSU Bundestag Group and member of Group committee. Parliamentary Secretary of State, Federal Ministry of Education and Science, 1982-1987.
Parliamentary Secretary of State, Federal Ministry of Women, Youth. Family Affairs and Health, 1987.