Education

  • 1989 – 93 University of Hamburg, Germany                                                                                         
    • Diplom in Informatik (M.Sc. in Computer Science) 
  • 1986 – 89 University of Bonn, Germany                                                                                                      
    • Vordiplom in Informatik (B.Sc. in Computer Science)

Employment 

  • 2014 - present Thomson Reuters, Eagan, MN, USA
    • Research Director at the Research& Development Department
  • 2011 – 2014 Thomson Reuters, Eagan, MN, USA          
    • Research Manager at the Research & Development Department
  • 2010 – 2011 Thomson Reuters, Eagan, MN, USA          
    • Lead Research Scientist at the Research & Development Department
  • 2004 – 2010 Thomson Legal & Regulatory, Eagan, MN, USA          
    • Senior Research Scientist at the Research & Development Department
  • 2000 – 2003 University of Hamburg, Germany
    • Wissenschaftlicher Assistent am Fachbereich Informatik
      (Assistant Professor at the Department for Informatics) 
  • 1997 – 2000 University of Hamburg, Germany
    • Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter am Fachbereich Informatik
      (Postdoctoral Researcher at the Department for Informatics) 
  • Summer 1995 IBM Deutschland, Heidelberg, Germany  
    • Visiting Researcher at the Institute for Logic and Linguistics
      VERBMOBIL Project