Bachelor in Mathematics, Universität Würzburg, Germany, 1985. Master in Biology, University Tübingen, Germany, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy in Biology, University Tübingen, Germany, 1992.
Research fellow Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, 1993—1994. Mathematics modeller National Public Health Institute (KTL) and Rolf Nevanlinna Institute of Applied Mathematics (RNI), Helsinki, Finland, 1995. Assistant professor University Tübingen, Germany, since 1995, statistical and biometric consultant Germany, since 1995.
Vice director Department of Medical Biometry, Tübingen, since 2002.
Member of Deutsche Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Epidemiologie.
Married Regina Maria Bungert. Children: Linda, Stefan.