Journalist for "Die Zeit", Senior Editor, Head of the Politics Department
studied Law at the Universities of Freiburg, Geneva and Hamburg
1983-86 Assistant teacher at the Institute for International Relations in Hamburg
1987-92 Journalist for the "Deutsches Allgemeines Sonntagsblatt"
1992-95 Journalist for "Die Zeit"
1995-97 Journalist for the North German Broadcasting Corporation
since 1997 Journalist for "Die Zeit"