• Study of Business Information Systems at Mannheim University, Diplom
  • Research Associate at Mannheim University, supervisor: Prof. Dr. Otto H. Jacobs
  • Doctorate, thesis about object-oriented software reuse


  • Software Developer at Centre for European Economic Research, Mannheim
  • Consultant at Softwarehaus Brokat AG, Stuttgart and the managent consulting firm Logica (incl. various predecessor companies)
  • Freelance Consultant, software developper and trainer in ebusiness, web technologies, software engineering, project management
  • Career advisor and consultant for prospective college professors
  • since April 2008: member of the technical advisory board of E-Commerce Magazine / Digital Business Magazine of WIN press


  • Lecturer for information management and software engineering at  Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg, Mannheim
  • 2002 to 2010: Professor for Computer Science and Enterprise Computing at Hochschule Heilbronn in the program Electronic Business, i.a. Head of the office for internships, Dean of Studies (2002 to 2009), Vice Dean
  • 2007 to 2010: Director at Electronic Business Institut (EBI) Heilbronn and member of  Institute of Applied Sciences (IAF) at Hochschule Heilbronn
  • since May 2010: Professor for Computer Science (basics of CompSci, IT management) at Hochschule Mannheim, Department of Computer Science



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