Graduate, University Halle (Germany), 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, Academy of Sciences, Berlin, 1974. Facultas Docendi, University Berlin, 1981.
Secondary school teacher, Königs, Wusterhausen, Germany, 1958-1960. From assistant to science collaborator Academy of Sciences, Berlin, 1960-1993. Science collaborator University Potsdam, Germany, 1994-1996.
Lecturer Humboldt University, Berlin, 1974-1987.
Member Brüder Grimm Gesellschaft Kassel.
Married Dorothea Ruth Goldfriedrich, May 16, 1959.