Apotheker, University Mainz, Germany, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy in Natural Sciences, University Karlsruhe, Germany, 1970. Professor, University Heidelberg, Germany, 1973.
Fellow University Karlsruhe, 1970-1973. Professor University Heidelberg, 1973-1987, dean faculty of pharmacy, 1981-1983. Professor pharmaceutical science University Saarbrücken, Germany, since 1987, dean faculty mathematics and natural science, 1994-1996.
Married Gudrun Galli, 1968. Children: Frank, Anne.