November 1984 Diploma in Mathematics at ETH Zurich
21.6.1988 Ph.D. in Mathematics at ETH Zurich under the direction of Prof. Hans Föllmer on "Hedging of Options in a General Semimartingale Model"
7.7.1993 Habilitation in Mathematics at University of Göttingen with the topic "Approximating Random Variables by Stochastic Integrals, and Applications in Financial Mathematics"
October 1984 - October 1988 : Assistant at ETH Zurich
October 1988 - October 1991 : Research Associate at University of Bonn, Institute of Applied Mathematics and SFB 303 "Information and the coordination of economic activities"
October 1991 - December 1993 : Research Associate at University of Göttingen, Institute of Mathematical Stochastics
April - September 1992 : Visiting Professor at University of Frankfurt
January 1994 - September 1994 : Associate Professor at University of Göttingen, Institute of Mathematical Stochastics
October 1994 - August 2001 : Professor of Mathematics at Technical University of Berlin; participation in research project B4 "Stochastic analysis of derivatives" within SFB 373
"Quantification und simulation of economic processes"
September 2001 - September 2003 : Professor of Mathematics at University of Munich
October 2003 - present : Professor of Mathematics at ETH Zurich
Offers from University of Bochum (1998); Université Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg (1999); University of New South Wales, Sydney (1999); Technical University of Berlin (2000)
Mathematical genealogy