Bachelor, Cantab, Cambridge, England, 1981. Master of Science, Aberdeen (Scotland) University, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Aberdeen (Scotland) University, 1987.
Habilitation Doctor of Science, University Bremen, Germany.
Postdoctoral fellow, U. Bremen, Germany, 1987-1990; science assistant, U. Bremen, Germany, 1990-1994; head of Nuclear magnetic resonance, Max-Planck Institute of Cognitive Neurosci., Leipzig, Germany, since 1995.
Co-organizer British Scientists Abroad, 1989-1990. Fellow Institute Physics. Member International Society Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, European Society Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and Biology (science program committee 1998).