Diploma in Biochemistry, Eberhard-Karls University, Germany, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, Free University, Germany, 1994.
Technician International Business Machines Corporation-Germany, Stuttgart, 1981-1982. Scientist Free University, Berlin, 1990-1995. Technical advisor Fa.
Geiger Laborbedarf, Tuebingen, Germany, since 1989. Scientist charité Humboldt University, Berlin, since 1995, vice director Institute Experimental Immunology, since 2000.
Member of the board, 1992, president, since 1993, Rock'n Roll Club, Starlights, Berlin. 1st Lieutenant ABC Defense, 1979-1981.
Married Barbara Schick Volz, May 5, 1989. Children: Carolin Tabea, Manuel Hendrik.