Master of Arts, University Vienna. Doctor of Philosophy, University Vienna, 1979.
Lecturer University Reading, England, 1979—1981, University College Galway, Ireland, 1981—1982, Goethe Institute, Nairobi, Kenya, 1985—1990, Vienna University, since 1995.
Member Friends of Waluka, Austria, 2001.
Married Giles Alvan Pope, June 20, 1985. Children: Hannah Elisabeth Pope, Stephanie Caroline Pope.