University of Freiburg, Germany, Doctor of Philosophy. University of Munich/University of Freiburg, First State Legal Exam. University Aix-enProvence, France.
Legal Internship, German Government, Second State Legal Exam. German Development Institute, Diploma. Spoken languages: German, English, French.
Resident Representative, Democratic Peoples' Representative of Korea, United Nations Development Programme since 1989. Deputy Chief, Division II, Senior Area Officer, Division I, Regional Bureau(s) for Asia & the Pacific, United Nations Development Program, New York. United Nations Development Program Deputy Resident Representative, Laos.
Assistant Resident Representative, Sudan, Pakistan. United Nations Development Program and Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations Programme Officer, Pakistan. Attorney, Germany; Lieutenant, German Air Force.