Graduate universities, Freiburg and Munich, 1969. Diploma in French language and literature, University Aix-en-Provence, France, 1970. Master of Arts in Contemporary European Studies, University Sussex, England, 1973.
Part-time assistant in law Technology University Munich, Germany, 1969. Lecturer German law and politics University Surrey,, England, 0736—1976. With Foreign Office, Germany, since 1977.
Cultural attache London, 1982—1985. Deputy section head Bonn, 1985—1987. Cultural councellor Embassy of Federal Republican Germany in Warsaw, since 1987.
Married Gerda Fecker, March 16, 1985.