Doctor of Medicine, Maximilian-U., Würzburg, Germany, 1976.
Postdoctoral fellow department medicine, U. Würzburg, 1978; postdoctoral fellow department medicine, Institute Clinical Immunology and Transfusion Medicine, Giessen, Germany, 1978-1980; assistant department dermatology, U. Frankfurt, Germany, 1980; postdoctoral fellow department medical microbiology, U. Mainz, Germany, 1980-1981; assistant department dermatology, U. Mainz, Germany, 1982-1984; member of staff, U. Mainz, Germany, since 1984; associate professor, U. Mainz, Germany, 1988-1994; professor, U. Mainz, Germany, since 1994. Consultant Hoffmann La Roche, Basel, Switzerland, 1990. Consultant to various pharmaceutical companies in Germany, since 1980.
Captain Medical Corps, German Army, 1977-1978. Member Arbeitsgemeinschaft Dermatologische Forschung, Gesellschaft für Immunologie, Society for Investigative Dermatology, New York Academy of Sciences, European Academy Dermatology.
Married Else Hanna Schnittert, June 29, 1973. Children: Christian, Katharina, Andreas Kevin.